SURF CITY, NC (WECT) - According to the Surf City Police Department, a Holly Ridge man was killed Monday morning during a construction accident in Surf City.
Officials say Larry Kinkade, 53, was digging a pond with a trackhoe when the wall gave way flipping the heavy equipment onto Kinkade.
A neighbor called 911 after hearing a scream.
When emergency crews arrived they found Kinkade pinned underneath the trackhoe in two feet of water.
Officials completed their investigation and ruled it an accident.
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