Belleville Man Killed in Work Place Accident

Updated 1:30 p.m.

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX)- The Madison County Coroner has released the name of the 43-year old man killed early this morning in a work-place accident.

Authorities say James Gentilello Junior of Belleville died after being pinned between an automated laser guided vehicle (an automated type of forklift).

Gentilello worked at a Kraft Food plant.

Granite City Police and OSHA are investigating the incident. An autopsy is planned for later Tuesday.

Toxicology results are pending on Gentilello.


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