Thierno Balde Death – Thierno Balde, a resident of Evansville, passed away tragically Monday, August 7th, 2023, at Toyota Boshoku Indiana. He was announced dead through a social media publication made on Tuesday, August 8th that says “The nicest man in the world!! Rest easy friend. My deepest condolences to his family!!” Thierno Balde passed away leaving behind his family and friends devastated and sad.
What was Thierno Balde’s cause of death?
On Monday, a tragic incident occurred at the Princeton, Indiana plant, resulting in the loss of a 49-year-old man from Evansville. The victim, identified as Thierno M. Balde, was an employee at Toyota Boshoku. Gibson County Coroner Barrett Doyle confirmed the unfortunate event. Responding to the situation that morning, local firefighters and medics provided assistance to the worker at the plant. No further information was provided by Doyle. Both the sheriff’s department and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are currently conducting investigations into the incident.
Fundraising for Thierno Balde’s funeral
Danielle Deisher is organizing this fundraiser on behalf of Cynthia Balde. The fundraising page organized to raise $5,000 has raised the sum of $335 at the time of this publication. To donate to the family, click on GoFundMe. The fundraising page read below:
“Thierno was one of the kindest souls around, always had a beautiful smile on his face, and was always there to give you a good laugh when you needed it! If you were blessed enough to meet Thierno you instantly knew you had a friend for life! He will be truly missed! I wanted to create this fundraiser to take some stress off of his family in this very hard time! They have a very long, hard road ahead of them, so let’s come together and bless this family as they have blessed us with being able to know Thiero.”
Work Accident At Toyota’s Georgetown
The Indiana branch of OSHA keeps a record of workplace safety mandates dating back to 2010, involving fatalities or fines of $10,000 and above. Notably, Toyota is absent from this list. In a separate incident last year, another Toyota establishment experienced a tragic incident. In November, a 39-year-old employee named Diego Garcia lost his life at Toyota’s Georgetown, Kentucky plant. The fatality occurred when a sizeable object dislodged from a forklift and fatally struck him. Further information regarding Garcia’s passing has not been disclosed.
Thierno Balde’s obituary and funeral arrangements will be released by the family at a later date.
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