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Worker killed in accident at FedEx hub in Willington

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WILLINGTON — A Texas man was killed Tuesday during an industrial accident at the FedEx hub in Willington, Connecticut.

State Police said they were called to the facility on Ruby Road around 8:15 p.m. Tuesday evening. The man was pinned between two trailers on facility grounds, police said.

Other workers were able to get him out from between the trailers and started CPR. Emergency responders took him to Rockville Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified as Steven Rost, 30, of Killeen, Texas.

State Police and OSHA are investigating.

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