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Queens Worker Killed in Apparent Fork Lift Accident

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A workplace accident Tuesday morning claimed the life of a man in Queens, police say.

It happened at a construction site located at 58-58 56th Drive in Maspeth.

Police say they found a 55-year-old man with severe body trauma at around 10:30 a.m.

Investigators believe a fork lift fell on the man's chest.

The Medical examiner will determine the exact cause of death. ClientIP:,, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP