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Bolingbrook police: Wisconsin man pinned between 2 semis in fatal workplace accident

BOLINGBROOK – A Wisconsin man died Wednesday in a workplace accident at a Bolingbrook warehouse, authorities stated, when he was pinned between two semitrailers.

Kevin A. Schneider, 57, of Green Bay, was training a new semi driver at the RR Donnelley warehouse, 1000 Windham Parkway, Bolingbrook, according to Bolingbrook police Lt. Carter Larry.

Schneider was spotting the trainee as the trainee parked a vehicle, Larry stated in an email, when Schneider stepped between two semis, was pinned and died instantly.

He was pronounced dead at 1:53 p.m. at Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital, according to the Will County Coroner's Office. An autopsy revealed he sustained multiple crushing injuries.

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