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53 year-old man killed in construction site accident


Amarillo, TX - Police are investigating the death of a man who they say was severely injured at a construction site Tuesday morning.

Officers say just after 11:00 a.m. at a construction site at 4512 NE 24th Avenue, 53 year-old Martin Lowell Cline was standing near the rear wheel of a forklift, when another construction worker started the equipment and struck Cline.

Cline was rushed to an area hospital with severe injuries, where he was pronounced dead at 11:49 a.m.

Justice of the Peace Debbie Horn has ordered an autopsy as investigators continue to look into the accidental death.

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