OG&E worker dies in accident

Oklahoma Gas and Electric worker Ronnie “Chance” Hobson, 22, died Saturday during an industrial accident near SW 15 and Sara Road, a company spokeswoman said.
From STAFF REPORTS Modified: September 1, 2012 at 9:26 pm •  Published: September 1, 2012

An Oklahoma Gas and Electric worker died on the job Saturday, a company spokeswoman said.

Ronnie “Chance” Hobson, 22, was the man who was killed, OG&E spokeswoman Kathleen O'Shea said Saturday evening.

According to television news reports, the accident occurred near SW 15 and Sara Road.

“We are deeply saddened. This really hurts our whole company family when this happens,” O'Shea said.

She said she did not know what caused the accident and did not have many details about it. She said the company is investigating.

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