American Towman Magazine - September 2022

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News Flash Tower Killed in Pennsylvania

Thomas Hoket, a 26-year-old tow operator for the Herring Motor Co., was killed while trying to secure a tractor trailer late evening on the Pennsylvania Turnpike near Somerset, Pennsylvania. It was reported that the truck fell on Hoket while he was in the midst of the recovery. Further details are unknown, and the case is under investigation. Tom was a 2014 graduate of Somerset High School and was a US Marine Corps Veteran. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, hunting, and spending time with his family. psom0264874

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