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Man killed after forklift accident in Belton identified

Posted at 3:39 PM, Jun 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-25 16:59:56-04

BELTON, TX — A temporary employee in Belton was killed after being pinned down by a forklift.

The city said the employee at Tarco Roofing was involved in an industrial accident involving a forklift on Monday.

The man died after a forklift rolled and pinned him to the ground. He was identified as 34-year-old Timothy Troupe of Killeen.

A 911 call was received at 1:56 p.m.