A 60-year-old man died today after he was pinned under slabs of marble, police said.
According to police, officers responded to Dente Trading Marble & Granite on Enterprise Court around noon for a report of a workplace accident.
Upon arrival, they found the employee - later identified as Johnnie Tharp, of Sewell - unconscious, underneath multiple marble slabs.
Tharp was transported to Kennedy University Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.
The cause of the incident remains under investigation.