One person killed in forklift accident at a business in southwest Detroit

DETROIT (WXYZ - Emergency crews are on the scene in southwest Detroit where one individual has been killed in an accident involving a forklift.

It happened at Nicholson Terminal & Dock Company which is located at the Port of Detroit near Scotten and West Jefferson.

According to the Nicholson website it offers "a variety of services that include truck, rail car and barge loading and unloading, container stuffing and stripping, securing, cargo sorting, cargo assembling and short and long term storage."

7 Action News has called Detroit Police.  They say they are still on the scene interviewing witnesses and collecting evidence.  They are not releasing details at this time.  

Stay with 7 Action News for updates.



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