The incident occurred shortly before noon yesterday at NICORR in the 1200 block of 20th Road south of Bourbon. The unnamed truck driver was killed instantly in the accident. He was unloading a machine from the bed of his tractor-trailer when the load shifted and fell on him.
Cleavenger confirmed that the victim was not from the local area.
Drug and alcohol testing will be conducted which is standard for this type of industrial accident.