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Man dies in cement-truck accident on Middlefield

Original post made on Aug 24, 2013

A man died on Middlefield Road on Saturday morning after an accident that caused the cement truck he was driving to topple onto its side, Palo Alto police said.


Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, August 24, 2013, 7:03 PM

Comments (3)

Posted by Dick, a resident of Gemello
on Aug 26, 2013 at 3:18 pm

Paragraph #2: "The victim, an adult male whose name has not been released....:

Paragraph #3: "....he was identified by the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office as Leonard Lawrence Acosta, a 58-year-old San Jose resident".

I'm begining to wonder what local elementary school classroom is in charge of MV Voice Editing Department. Geesh!


Posted by Wah-wah, a resident of Old Mountain View
on Aug 26, 2013 at 3:41 pm

Get a life, Dick.


Posted by Doug Pearson, a resident of Blossom Valley
on Aug 26, 2013 at 9:33 pm

I would be interested in a follow-up article with the cause of death. In general, news items that tell only part of the story (because that's all that is known at the time of writing) should be followed up.


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