Man, 43, killed in industrial accident at plant, police say

April 3, 2021 GMT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — An industrial accident claimed the life of a worker in western Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Allegheny County police said emergency personnel were called shortly after 10:30 a.m. Friday to Alpha Aeromatics in O’Hara Township.

First responders found a man struck by an industrial tote container that held 330 gallons of liquid, police said.

The county medical examiner’s office said 43-year-old Jason D’Alicandro died shortly after 3 p.m. Friday at UPMC Presbyterian.

Police said the federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating, police said.