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Marble warehouse employee dies after being hit by slab

Cancun, Q.R. — An employee of a marble warehouse died Wednesday after being crushed to death. The man was by the slab while a coworker was moving it with a forklift.

He was supervising the transfer of the slabs when one slipped from the forklift and fell on him. Emergency 911 sent police and medical personnel to Mármoles Natura where they found him with severe head trauma.

The unidentified employee was pronounced on scene Wednesday afternoon. The medical examiner was called for the removal of the body.