- Associated Press - Monday, September 25, 2017

PLAINFIELD, Ind. (AP) - An Indianapolis man has been identified as the Amazon employee who died following an accident involving a forklift in central Indiana.

Plainfield police Capt. Jill Lees says officers responded Sunday afternoon to an Amazon Fulfillment Center and found emergency crews working on 59-year-old Philip Terry. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lees said the investigation is in its early stages but police were treating the death as accidental.

Football coach fired for praying gets handshake at White House
Trump issues new rule ensuring prayer in schools is protected
How Trump can win Wisconsin

Amazon released a statement saying its thoughts are with Terry’s “family and loved ones during this very difficult time.” It says it will review its practices and protocols to ensure the well-being of its employees.

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2020 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide