A Tennessee maintenance worker was fatally hurt at work after getting into a forklift accident. The incident in which the man was hurt at work occurred in Benton County on a recent Thursday morning. It happened at Jones Plastic and Engineering while the man was operating a forklift.
Allegedly, the 58-year-old man from Camden was in the process of repairing the forklift when it suddenly toppled over on top of him. According to a company representative, the man’s employer has already gotten in touch with the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration to determine what may have caused the incident. Prior to the accident, the man had worked with the company for a total of two years.