FedEx worker killed in overnight accident

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — An overnight accident at the FedEx Super Hub in Memphis leaves one worker dead.

According to police, they were called to the hub around midnight after a female employee was found dead.

She was reportedly part of a team assigned to unload a plane and was later discovered under a motorized mobile conveyor belt system.

Police said they are still trying to determine how she died.

FedEx released a statement confirming the incident saying, “Words cannot convey the sadness we feel over the loss of our team member in an accident at the Memphis hub.  Our prayers are with our colleague’s family, friends, and co-workers.”

The worker’s identity has not been released.