Man killed by 4,000-pound crate of glass in Aurora


AURORA, Colo. — A worker at a window company in aurora was crushed and killed by a crate of glass on Saturday morning.

Aurora Police confirmed the accident happened at Manko Window Systems near Airport Boulevard and Smith Road, and was reported around 8:30 a.m.

Police said the man was helping to unload glass panels from a trailer, when the 4,000-pound load fell on top of him, killing him at the scene.

Authorities were still investigating the incident later on Saturday, but said they do not suspect foul play.