Man dies from accidental injury at Nashville fence company

Man dies from accidental injury at Nashville fence company (Image 1)
Man dies from accidental injury at Nashville fence company (Image 1)

A man died from an apparent accidental injury at Capitol Wholesale Fence Company in Nashville on Friday.

The victim has been identified as Omar Badillo, 36.

Badillo worked for Martinez Fence Company and had purchased pipe at the wholesale business located at 1200 Lebanon Pike.

According to police, a forklift pushed several lengths of bundled 21-foot pipe into place on the bed of a Martinez company truck. The load shifted and struck Badillo in the head.

Badillo was transported to Vanderbilt University Medical Center where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

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