6/8/17 – The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating a fatal workplace accident Tuesday in southwest suburban Bedford Park.
Gregory Isom, age 62 of Dolton, was directing a vehicle at 7:31 p.m. in the 6800 block of West 73rd Street when it backed over him, according to Bedford Park police.
Isom was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where he was pronounced dead at 8:13 p.m., the medical examiner’s office said. An autopsy Wednesday revealed that he died from multiple blunt force injuries caused by a vehicle striking a pedestrian at a worksite. Chicago Sun Times
Please note: A PEN reader told us that Mr. Isom was a postal supervisor at the South Suburban P and DC. in Bedford Park ,IL and was ran over by mail tractor trailer. The Chicago Sun Times did not verify this for us.