Trucker killed in work-related accident

YORK, Pa (WHTM) – A trucker died after a lead pipe fell from his truck and hit him on the head, according to the York County coroner.

Gary Hildebrand, 60, was taken to York Hospital after the incident on Monday. He died from his injuries on Tuesday.

An autopsy was performed on Thursday. His death was ruled an accident. The cause of death is listed as blunt force trauma to the head and neck.

Hildebrand is from Reidsville, North Carolina. He worked for F. L. Moore & Sons, Inc. of Lynchburg, Virginia.

Northern York County Regional police and OSHA are investigating.

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