UPDATE: Authorities identify man killed in forklift accident at Amazon Center
PLAINFIELD, Ind.—An investigation is underway as authorities look into what caused a forklift-related death at the Plainfield Amazon facility Sunday afternoon.
Plainfield fire and police officers were called to the Amazon Fulfillment Center at 800 Perry Road around 2:45 p.m.
On Monday, an autopsy was performed on the victim, who has been identified as 59-year-old Phillip L. Terry of Indianapolis. The results were not immediately available.
Investigators say they are working to determine what caused the accident.
Since there was a death in the workplace, the state’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will also conduct an investigation.