- Associated Press - Friday, January 31, 2014

DETROIT (AP) - Officials say the death of a man who was crushed between two tractor trailers at a trucking business in southwest Detroit has been ruled accidental.

The Detroit Free Press reports (https://on.freep.com/LhdFPs ) 23-year-old Nurzhigit Kaparbekov died Wednesday morning of traumatic asphyxia.

Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration spokeswoman Andrea Miller says the agency has opened an investigation.

Police responded to the business that handles auto and industrial parts after getting a call. The man was found dead by first responders.


Information from: Detroit Free Press, https://www.freep.com

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