Man dies in workplace incident at Westlake

Man dies in workplace incident at Westlake

A man died in a workplace incident on Thursday afternoon after reportedly being struck by granite slabs.
Workers at the Westlake warehouse said the man was trapped under granite slabs when emergency crews arrived.

The man sustained serious crush injuries and was rushed to hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
A second employee also suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident but did not require hospitalization.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration officers were expected at the scene to commence investigations.