Worker at north Alabama business killed in forklift accident

Work Accident Cropped

ATHENS, Ala. (AP) – A worker at a north Alabama business died after being run over by a forklift.

Limestone Coroner Mike West tells news outlets the accident happened Monday morning at Sunbelt Forest Products Corp. in Athens.

The company produces pressure-treated lumber, and West says the accidents is under investigation. Details including the name of the victim haven’t been released.

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11/15/2021 11:35:39 AM (GMT -6:00)

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