ASSOCIATED PRESS - A forklift and truck accident at a wrecker service in the Texas Panhandle has left one worker dead and another hurt.
Amarillo police say the accident happened Tuesday afternoon at HD Wrecker service when a pickup truck being worked on fell on the victims. Police say a forklift had been used to lift the truck.
Police on Wednesday identified the man who died as 39-year-old James Carey Gallaway. Police say a woman who was trapped, 33-year-old Kristin Lane Messer, used her cellphone to call for help. Investigators say Messer was taken to a hospital and has injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.
Gallaway moved to Amarillo a few years ago from Miami, Oklahoma.