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Hiram roofing company owner dies in workplace accident
by Staff Reports
June 06, 2014 06:56 PM | 6812 views | 0 0 comments | 25 25 recommendations | email to a friend | print
A Hiram roofing company owner died Thursday in a workplace accident, a city government news release stated.

Ron Crist, owner of Crist Roofing and Crist Dumpster Rental, died in the incident just before 3 p.m., Thursday.

Crist "fell victim to a tragic mishap while operating a skid steer behind his roofing company office located at 488 Hiram-Douglasville Hwy.," the release from City Manager Robbie Rokovitz stated. "OSHA was contacted and responded to investigate as a protocol for a work place accident.

The release stated city officials wanted to remember "a father, husband, son, brother, business leader and, most importantly, a wonderful friend to us all."

Funeral arrangements were in process earlier today, the release stated.

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