Worker struck and killed by falling granite in Brooklyn

December 7, 2009 8:58:59 AM PST
A worker was killed when he was hit by falling granite at a construction supply store in Brooklyn Monday. Fire and police officials say the accident occurred around 9:30 a.m. in Brooklyn. The 47-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say the man was working in the store when the granite fell on his head.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the incident is under investigation.