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Memorial service held for men who died in industrial accident

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CLEVELAND (WRCB) - A memorial service was held Wednesday night for the two Wacker construction workers who lost their lives last week.

Family and friends paid their last respects to Hugo Mendoza and Rodrigo Trinidad-Mena.

The men were killed last week when the work platform they were standing on failed, causing them to fall 140 feet.

Both services were held at St. Therese Catholic Church in Cleveland.

Their bodies will be taken to Mexico for burial.

Baker, the Ohio base sub contractor who employed the two men, is paying for services and any costs related to transporting the two men home.

 

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