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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.