OFFICIALS: Man Dead Following Excavating Accident In Onslow County

A sheriff’s office in the east says that a man is dead after an excavating accident.

The Onslow County Sheriff’s Office says that Owen Ray, Jr. was killed after being involved in an excavating accident off of Piney Green Road around 3:06 Friday afternoon.

Officials say that no foul play was discovered and that the case has been turned over to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration.