Man killed in work-related accident in Nashville

Southland Brick and Block
Photo: WKRN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A 44-year-old man died Monday in a work-related accident on Franklin Limestone Road in Nashville.

Arnold Russell, 44, died at Southland Brick and Block while operating a piece of equipment that sorts block, Metro police said.

Authorities reported it appears Russell leaned over the equipment into a danger zone and was crushed by a machine as it was pushing the block to the next conveyor belt.

Coworkers ran to his aid and attempted CPR, but he died at the scene.

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