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Man killed after forklift accident at Port of Detroit

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The forklift on the marine terminal at Port of Detroit The forklift on the marine terminal at Port of Detroit
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A 62-year-old employee at the Port of Detroit was working at a marine terminal when he was hit and killed by a forklift driven by a co-worker, police say.

The incident happened around 9 a.m. on Tuesday.

Investigators say the victim was guiding the co-worker who was driving the forklift, when the co-worker lost sight of him before running him over. They are calling it an accident.

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