- Associated Press - Wednesday, December 6, 2017

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) - Authorities say a 46-year-old man has died in a workplace accident in eastern Iowa.

Television station KCRG reports that the man was run over by a semitrailer at DuPont Industrial Bioscience in Cedar Rapids.

Police and emergency medical technicians responded to the business just before 10 a.m. Wednesday for a report of an employee who had been run over. Police say the man died at the scene. His name has not yet been released.

Police are continuing to investigate.

___

Information from: KCRG-TV, http://www.kcrg.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide