Man dies after being pinned under concrete truck
A dump truck is seen on its side after an industrial accident in Markham, Ont., on Thursday, July 12, 2012.
Published Thursday, July 12, 2012 3:54PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, July 12, 2012 4:16PM EDT
A construction worker has died after he was pinned under a concrete truck at a residential construction site in Markham Thursday.
York Regional Police said they got a call from a witness near McCowan Avenue and 16th Avenue just before 3 p.m., saying a man was trapped under the truck.
The man, in his 40s, was pronounced dead at the scene after the 60,000-pound loaded concrete pumping truck toppled over onto him.
Police said they were still investigating the cause of the incident.
The Ministry of Labour was also on hand to investigate