Queens, NY (June 4, 2020) – At 1:30 p.m., on June 3, the New York Fire Department responded to the scene of a workplace accident on 211th Street.
Reports show that a 32-year-old hardhat worker was performing duties of their job utilizing a forklift when they were ejected from the carriage. The forklift then flipped over and landed on top of the worker.
The hardhat suffered fatal injuries and the male worker was declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our deepest condolences go out to the family of the man who lost his life in this accident.
Fatal Workplace Accidents in New York
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