Man killed in Brooklyn subway panel accident

Cops say a man was crushed and killed today by subway panels that he was taking off a truck in Brooklyn.Officials say he died while

BROOKLYN - Cops say a man was crushed and killed today by subway panels that he was taking off a truck in Brooklyn.

Officials say he died while working on a subway station rehabilitation project at Chestnut Avenue and East 15th Street.

An MTA spokesperson says the victim worked for a contractor and was not an MTA employee.

The accident is still under investigation.

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