Man dies in southeast Iowa forklift accident

CANTRIL, Iowa (AP) — The Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department says a 28-year-old man has been killed in a forklift accident in the small southeast Iowa community of Cantril.

The Ottumwa Courier reports (http://bit.ly/121pjAf ) the accident happened about 5 p.m. Monday at Cantril Feed and Grain.

The sheriff’s department didn’t release the man’s name or give details about how he was injured in the forklift accident.

He was flown to University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City, where he died.

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Information from: The Ottumwa Courier, http://www.ottumwacourier.com

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