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Well site accident victim was from Texas

Staff ReportGlenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Authorities have released the identity of a man who was killed Thursday in an accident on a natural gas well pad between Rulison and Battlement Mesa.James Edward Ramsey, 47, of Texas died when he was struck in the back while moving a piece of boom equipment off County Road 301. His hometown could not be immediately confirmed.Garfield County sheriffs spokeswoman Tanny McGinnis said the accident remains under investigation.Ramsey was working Thursday for a contractor of Nabors Drilling, which is itself a contractor for EnCana Oil & Gas (USA) on the drilling site.

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