Oil field accident victim released from UMC - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

Oil field accident victim released from UMC

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Steven McKinney has been released from UMC in Lubbock after being critically injured in a tragic oil field accident in Mitchell County on Wednesday.

McKinney was shocked, his brother Harvey, and Laban Robokoff were electrocuted yesterday near Colorado City, about two hours southeast of Lubbock.

Deputies say all three of them were moving a pump jack when a cable hit a power line.

The men were working with a crew out of Midland.

OSHA is now investigating.

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