Fatal workplace accident involving industrial equipment in Freeport
FREEPORT (WGME) -- An investigation is underway after a man is crushed and killed in an industrial accident in Freeport.
It happened on Main Street, near the Subway, just before 9 a.m. Tuesday.
Police say the victim, 59-year-old Scott MacDonald, and two other landscaping workers were installing granite steps in the plaza when he was crushed by a piece construction equipment, loaded with granite.
MacDonald died instantly.
OSHA is now investigating.