Dec 6, 5:50 PM EST

Police: Man killed in Cedar Rapids workplace accident


CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) -- Authorities say a 46-year-old man has died in a workplace accident in eastern Iowa.

Television station KCRG reports that the man was run over by a semitrailer at DuPont Industrial Bioscience in Cedar Rapids.

Police and emergency medical technicians responded to the business just before 10 a.m. Wednesday for a report of an employee who had been run over. Police say the man died at the scene. His name has not yet been released.

Police are continuing to investigate.

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Information from: KCRG-TV, http://www.kcrg.com

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