A 38-year-old worker died after he was pinned between a forklift and freezer shelves at a cold-storage company in Utah, according to a news report.
Authorities responded to the injured and bleeding worker at 12:29 p.m., Monday, May 15, at Americold Logistics in Clearfield, police said. His coworkers tended to him until first responders arrived. First responders freed him, gave him medical aid and took him to a hospital, but he suffered “significant trauma” to his lower body and died, police said.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the workplace incident, according to police.
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