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Man Killed in Industrial Accident in Farmingdale

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Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an industrial accident that killed a man in Farmingdale yesterday.

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Farmingdale, NY - July 2, 2015 - Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating an industrial accident that killed a man in Farmingdale yesterday.

Hector Vicenty was working at European Granite and Marble Group, located at 3 Dubon Court, when he was crushed by two 800 pound slabs of quartzite at 2:12 p.m. Vicenty, 52, of Freeport, was transported to St. Joseph Hospital in Bethpage where he was pronounced dead.

Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was notified and responded to the scene. The Nassau County Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.