Worker Dies in Accident at Grayville Industrial Parts

Published 04/02 2014 10:18AM

Updated 04/02 2014 10:22AM

An Illinois man dies after being crushed by his construction equipment. It happened Tuesday around 5 p.m. at Grayville Industrial Parts.

Officials say Victor Hawkins was moving dirt with his skid steer loader. He got out and started to work on the machine, and somehow it came down and crushed him.

Hawkins was pronounced dead at the scene. An autopsy is scheduled for this afternoon.

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