Police were called to the Turkey Hill Dairy warehouse facility in Manor Township, PA just after 7 pm on Tuesday, February 14th, 2017. According to reports, a Turkey Hill employee driving a tractor trailer struck a pedestrian, causing deadly traumatic injuries.
Police say the victim is an employee of an Oklahoma trucking firm. The victim has been identified as Brad T. Barnes, 51, of Kingfisher, OK.
A Turkey Hill spokeswoman provided a statement in response to the tragic incident:
“On behalf of the entire Turkey Hill family, our thoughts and prayers are with the victim of this accident. We regret and apologize that this accident occurred. Turkey Hill takes every precaution when it comes to driver safety and will be investigating to make sure that this kind of accident is avoided in the future.”
The incident was ruled accidental, but an investigation continues.
Sources: lancasteronline.com and abc27.com