Local company loses two workers killed in Boston water main break

BOSTON (WHDH) - Atlantic Drain Services is mourning the death of two workers who were killed in a Boston water main break Friday afternoon.

The company is family-owned and is located on Hyde Park Avenue in Roslindale. The company’s website says it is a second-generation drain cleaning company that fixes everything from household to hotel drains.

7News has learned that the company was fined nearly $100,000 in the past by OSHA including fines for underground building.

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The company was established in 1978.

Workers have been gathering at the company’s headquarters all day to remember the two who were killed. Workers said one employee had been with the company for awhile and the other had only been working with Atlantic Drain Services for a short time.

 

 

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