Police identify man who died in Weber County construction accident

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WEBER COUNTY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Police have identified a 21-year-old man who died after a tragic construction accident in Weber County Tuesday morning.

According to Lt. Courtney Ryan, Weber County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened at 9:40 a.m. near 5800 West and 1100 South when 21-year-old Donis Villalobos of South Salt Lake was working in a trench laying the pipe and was crushed by the bucket of an excavator.

Several indiviuals attempted life-saving measures but Villalobos died on scene.

(It was originally reported the victim was 33, that has been corrected)

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