April 2, 2010
A 29-year-old truck driver was killed after being crushed by a metal pallet while unloading a trailer at Dulles International Airport.
The driver, Christopher T. Young of Herndon, died at the scene. The accident occurred Wednesday afternoon at a cargo bay away from the airport terminal. Airports authority police investigated and determined the death was accidental.
Airport spokeswoman Courtney Mickalonis said the man worked for a private company, Total Truck Transport of Gaithersburg, Md.