UPDATE: Woman killed in workplace accident involving forklift id - WDRB 41 Louisville News

UPDATE: Woman killed in workplace accident involving forklift identified

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A woman died early Tuesday morning in a workplace accident in Newburg.

Toni Leigh Batts, 22, died of blunt force injuries to her head and neck, according to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Rita Taylor. 

Emergency crews responded before 6 a.m. to AAA Cooper Transportation on Bishop Lane. Louisville Metro Police say a forklift malfunctioned and Batts was killed.

OSHA is looking into safety issues at the warehouse. The company is an industrial trucking and shipping service.

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