Man killed in Seattle forklift accident

Construction site where a man was killed in a forklift accident. (KOMO Photo)

SEATTLE -- A man was killed Monday morning in a forklift accident, Seattle Fire officials said.

Firefighter and medics arrived at 26th Ave. East and E. John Street around 10:45 a.m. to find a man pinned underneath a forklift.

Medics pronounced the man dead at the scene.

Officials say the man was a construction delivery driver and was unloading pallets of pavers on a steep incline.

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