Authorities say a Maryland man is dead after being crushed by a large spool of metal.
According to a press release from Maryland State Police, the workplace accident happened Tuesday at Canam Steel in Point of Rocks. Maryland State Police say troopers were called shortly after 1 p.m. to the company's building on Clay Street, where a man had been loading a large spool of metal onto a crate.
State police say the spool of metal became loose and fell onto 38-year-old Tyrone Cameron of Hagerstown who was pronounced dead at the scene.
No foul play is suspected.