One Man Dead In Tulsa Industrial Accident - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

One Man Dead In Tulsa Industrial Accident

Posted: Updated:
The accident happened at 5th and Rockford. The accident happened at 5th and Rockford.
Tulsa firefighters worked to free the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene. Tulsa firefighters worked to free the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

NewsOn6.com

TULSA, OK -- The Tulsa Fire Department says an industrial accident involving a hydraulic lift killed a man Friday morning.

Tulsa Police told The News On 6 Friday afternoon that they're not releasing the victim's name because they're not satisfied they've confirmed his identity.

EMSA says its paramedics arrived on scene to find a patient trapped under the lift at Superior Linen Service located at 5th and Rockford.

Tulsa firefighters worked to free the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The fire department says a crew was doing maintenance on the hydraulic lift, which involved changing the fluid.

The department says the lift was supported in the raised the position, but somehow collapsed and fell on the worker.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.