Yorktown man dies after industrial accident in Hampton

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A Yorktown man died after a work-related accident in Hampton on Wednesday. 

According to the Hampton Police Division, the accident happened just before 10:40 a.m. in the 2500 block of McMenamin Street. 

Officers found the 60-year-old at the scene suffering from life-threatening injuries. He was taken to the hospital, where he later died.

The incident doesn’t appear to be criminal in nature, according to a preliminary investigation from Hampton police. The State Department of Labor is set to conduct a follow-up investigation into the man’s death. 

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