The city of Ballinger is mourning the loss of longtime employee Rickey Nombrano.

Nombrano, part of the city’s street work crew, died about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday while operating heavy equipment, City Manager Bryan Grimes said Thursday.

The death was not from natural causes and has hit Nombrano’s co-workers hard, Grimes confirmed. He declined to discuss specifics.

San Angelo Standard-Times report (2017, September 21). City of Ballinger road crew employee dies at work. Retrieved from URL –