Electrician, 59, dies after he was fatally struck by a box truck that crashed into his cherry picker

Mail Online | 9/12/2019 | Dailymail.com Reporter
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A traffic light repairmen working in a cherry picker was fatally struck by a box truck in Queens on Thursday morning, according to NYPD officials.

The worker had been roughly 20ft off the ground in the aerial work platform and had been working on a light at the intersection of Goldsmith Street and Grand Avenue in Elmhurst, PIX 11 reports.

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According to the New York Fire Department, a box truck driver crashed into the bucket holding the repairmen at approximately 3am.

The electrician, an unidentified 59-year-old, was rushed to the hospital in cardiac arrest. He died at the hospital, according to police.

He was described by a...
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