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Bruce Plonsky Dies in Industrial Accident on 155 Chestnut Street, Mankato, Minnesota

Mankato, Minnesota — Emergency crews from Mankato Public Safety and Fire Services responded to a call at 155 Chestnut Street regarding an industrial accident. Emergency personnel could not immediately access the scene until Xcel Energy confirmed it was secure. Once granted access, crews discovered an unresponsive male, determined to be deceased upon their arrival.

According to reports, Bruce Plonsky had been engaged in repair work on the roof when he was found unresponsive.

No further updates are currently available.

Thoughts on Industrial Accidents

Workers have rights and protections under federal law. Employees have a right to work in a safe environment. Were there safety procedures in place at this accident site? Did employers provide safety equipment, tools, and training to help prevent this accident from happening?

The family of the deceased deserves answers and justice for any wrongdoing that caused this fatal accident.


The Ammons Law Firm represents clients nationwide in catastrophic injury and wrongful death litigation, with extensive experience in complex auto/tire defect and commercial vehicle cases.

Disclaimer: This post is not legal advice. Information contained in this blog was compiled from third-party sources or is the opinion of the author. Please inform us immediately if false or misleading information is contained in this post.



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