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Truck driver killed by crane at Port of Houston, authorities say

Port of Houston fatal accident April 20, 2017.

HOUSTON – One person is dead after an industrial accident at the Port of Houston on Thursday, according to reports.

A truck driver was hit by a RTG crane at the Barbours Cut container terminal around 2 p.m., port authorities said.

The crane was operating on the container side of the terminal.

KPRC will provide updates when they become available.

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