ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A man has died following an industrial accident on Rockford's Southeast side this morning.
60-year-old Jimmy Hullinger was crushed underneath a truckload of steel beams at Columbia Pipe and Supply this morning.
The plant manager says Hullinger was releasing the straps on the load when a number of the beams came crashing off the truck.
We're told he was unresponsive at the scene. He was later taken to a local hospital where he died.