A person was killed in a work-related accident Thursday morning at a Lexington tile and cabinet store.
Lexington police spokeswoman Sherelle Roberts said an emergency medical crew was called to Tyson Stone and Granite, at 505 New Circle Road, near Russell Cave at 10:19 a.m. about a workplace accident. An employee was injured while moving a piece of granite, she said. The victim had died by the time the emergency crew arrived.
The victim's name was not released.
More information is expected to be released by the Fayette County coroner, Roberts said.
WKYT-TV, the Herald-Leader's reporting partner, reported that the Occupational Safety & Health Administration would be at the business later.
At 1:30 p.m., the business appeared to be closed.