Wall Collapse Kills Worker In Camden - New York News

Wall Collapse Kills Worker In Camden

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CAMDEN, N.J. -

A worker was killed during a wall collapse Friday morning in Camden, police said.

County police identified the victim as Keith Rainer, 42, of Camden, an employee at Harris Camden Terminal, located at 2201 Mount Ephraim Avenue. It's a company that does specialized and heavy hauling.

According to police, a concrete barrier separating two areas was accidentally pushed over by a front-end loader and fell onto Rainer.

After another worker used a forklift to help Rainer out from beneath the slab. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital but died of his injuries.

Detectives are continuing to investigate but say it appears to be an industrial accident.

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