Coroner ID’s Worker Fatally Struck by Truck at Palm Springs Apartment Complex

Coroner ID’s Worker Fatally Struck by Truck at Palm Springs Apartment Complex

KMIR

Palm Springs, CA

Authorities identified a worker who was killed when a truck rolled over him while he was performing landscaping work at a Palm Springs apartment complex.

The fatality was reported just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 2100 block of Casitas Way. Elenilson Rodriguez, 36, of Palm Springs died at the scene, according to the Riverside County coroner’s office.

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Rodriguez was employed by a company doing landscaping work at the location, according to the Palm Springs Police Department. The circumstances of the death were under investigation.