Identity of man killed in workplace accident near Exeter Monday released

Huron OPP have released the identity of a man who died at a grain elevator near Exeter earlier this week.

Shortly after 9:15 a.m. Monday, emergency crews were called to the grain elevator on Kirkton Road.

Police say a truck driver had just finished dropping off his load and had cleared the weigh station.

Prior to leaving the property, the driver stopped to check on the condition of his trailer.

He was later found lying pinned beneath one of the tractor-trailer tires.

He was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as William Inch, 62, of St. Marys.