News Forklift operator dead after accident at Bronx warehouse, NYPD says The man was found with a head injury at about 1 a.m., police said. A forklift operator was killed in an accident at a Bronx warehouse Thursday morning, police said. Photo Credit: Theodore Parisienne By Nicole Brown firstname.lastname@example.org @ncb417 Updated September 6, 2018 7:53 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email A 43-year-old forklift operator died Thursday morning after an accident at a Bronx warehouse, police said. The operator, who was not immediately identified, was found with a head injury at about 1 a.m. inside the warehouse at 240 Food Center Dr. in Hunts Point, police said. He had been driving the forklift and somehow came in contact with a low-hanging beam, an NYPD spokesman said. The man was taken to NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The investigation is ongoing, but no criminality is suspected. By Nicole Brown email@example.com @ncb417 Nicole Brown is the Internet News Manager at amNY.com, covering local news since 2016. She has written for MSNBC.com and was editor-in-chief of NYU’s Washington Square News. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.