PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — One person is dead after a shipping container fell on a pickup truck during an industrial accident in South Philadelphia on Monday afternoon.
Police say emergency crews responded to the Packer Marine Terminal on the 3300 block of Christopher Columbus Boulevard for reports on an industrial accident around 12:10 p.m.READ MORE: Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson To Be Sworn In As First Black Woman On Supreme Court
When they arrived, they found a shipping container had fallen onto a pickup truck.READ MORE: Man Killed In Road Rage Shooting In Springfield Identified, Authorities Say
Police say a 52-year-old man was killed in the accident.MORE NEWS: Fire Marshal Investigating Possible Case Of Arson In Philadelphia's Overbrook Section
He was pronounced dead at 12:35 p.m.