Man killed in Vancouver industrial accidentMarch 15, 2013 @ 8:18 pm
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - A Vancouver Fire Department spokesman says an employee of Thompson Metal Fab has been killed in an industrial accident.
Firefighter-paramedic Kevin Stromberg tells The Columbian ( http://is.gd/n7rue0) the man was crushed by a large piece of steel and died Friday afternoon before rescuers could arrive.
The man was not identified and additional information was not immediately available.
Thompson Metal Fab President John Rudi says the accident is under investigation.
Information from: The Columbian, http://www.columbian.com
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
The Seattle Police Department is holding its first-ever "hackathon" with 35 tech experts
'It Was My Turn'
K.J. Wright has signed a $27 million, four-year extension with the Seahawks
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.