Man Killed In Construction Accident On South Coast; GoFundMe Account Set Up For Family
Authorities are identifying a man who died in a construction yard accident on the South Coast.
Santiago Perez was fatally injured when a more-than-7,000-pound steel beam fell on him.
State industrial safety officials are trying to determine exactly what led to the accident, which happened at a construction yard on East Montecito Street in Santa Barbara Monday morning.
The 35 year old man is survived by his wife and two children.
A GoFundMe account has been set up, with a goal of raising $50,000 for the family. You can find a link to that GoFundMe here.