Auto Glass Employee Killed in Accident
A PPG Auto Glass employee, Edward W. Kocian, 61, was killed last
Friday, January 25, after a car accident in Westmoreland County,
Pa., while on his regularly scheduled route. According to reports
from the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Kocian's vehicle struck
a garbage truck.
A statement issued by PPG says company officials are in contact
with the Washington Township Police and are reaching out to Kocian's
family to provide assistance as needed.
"PPG will conduct an investigation into the cause of the accident
and will cooperate with local law enforcement officials," reads
the statement. "The thoughts and prayers of all of PPG's employees
are with the Kocian family as they seek to cope with this tragic
Kocian is survived by a daughter, Merry K. Kocian, and a son, Michael
Kocian, both of Columbia, S.C., and two brothers, Richard Kocian
of McDonald, Pa., and Kenneth Kocian of Pittsburgh.
HERE for full text of obituary.
for full text of statement from PPG.
HERE for details of accident.
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