Equipment Falls, Kills a Man at Glenwood Machine Business

Updated: 10/15/2013 4:21 PM KSTP.com By: Michelle Knoll



A Glenwood man died Monday after a cargo dolly he was building fell on him at work. Officers were called to Clyde Machines on Highway 55 in Glenwood around 5:30 p.m. Monday.

When they arrived they found 37-year-old Trevor Pederson dead on the scene. Police say Pederson was building the dolly when it fell on him, crushing and killing him instantly.  Police call it a tragic accident, and say there will be no criminal investigation.

Clyde Machines builds Aircraft Ground Support Equipment. The dolly Pederson was working on is used to move heavy cargo from storage to aircrafts for loading.