According to KSTP, the accident occurred at a job site on the Highway 169 southbound ramp at the intersection with Londonderry Drive in Minnetonka.
David Earl Hyde, 38, was helping to unload the metal pipe from the trailer when the pipe fell on top of him. Other workers administered first aid as they waited for paramedics to arrive.
Unfortunately, Hyde was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been notified of the incident, and Hyde’s death remains under investigation.
The following information was provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):