Industrial accident in Hunts Point leaves 1 dead

HUNTS POINT - Police are investigating an industrial accident that left one man dead in Hunts Point Saturday.

Investigators say Abdoul Raheem Barri was loading a car into a tractor-trailer for shipment when the wires used to hoist the car snapped, crushing him underneath and killing him instantly.

Barri leaves behind a wife and children in Africa. His family says that funeral arrangement have not yet been finalized.

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