The Grand County Coroner’s Office has identified the man who died in a workplace accident Monday at Colorado Timber Resources as Pierce Hopkins, 24, of Kremmling.
The cause or mode of death was not provided and officials at the coroner’s office said they could not release any further information at this time. Hopkins’ death is under investigation.
At approximately 1:50 p.m. Monday, the Grand County Sheriff’s Office, Grand County EMS, and the Coroner’s Office responded to a fatal accident at Colorado Timber Resources in Parshall. Few details have been released on the incident.
A spokesperson for the sheriff’s office confirmed that the Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been contacted, which is the norm for workplace fatalities.
In a statement, the Grand County Sheriff’s Office encouraged anyone in need of Colorado crisis services to contact by calling 1-844-493-TALK (8255) or sending TALK to 38255.
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