Knox County Sheriff - Sheriff J.J. Jones
Knox County Sheriff News
ID Released of Man Killed Last Night
The name of the man killed while hanging cable last night has been released. He is identified as 29-year-old Bruce Lee Marion of Oneida. He worked for J&R Cable.
Shortly before 8:00 p.m. on Monday night, the Knox County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call on Central Avenue at Beaver Creek Lane in North Knox County after Marion was killed while hanging cable in a bucket truck. Marion lifted the cable off the ground as a Chevy pickup drove by. The Chevy caught the cable, causing the cable to strike and kill Marion. No charges will be filed against the driver of the pickup. OSHA was notified and will be investigating.