CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — Authorities say a 46-year-old man has died in a workplace accident in eastern Iowa.

Television station KCRG reports that the man was run over by a semitrailer at DuPont Industrial Bioscience in Cedar Rapids.

Police and emergency medical technicians responded to the business just before 10 a.m. Wednesday for a report of an employee who had been run over. Police say the man died at the scene. His name has not yet been released.

Police are continuing to investigate.


Information from: KCRG-TV, http://www.kcrg.com