NEW YORK — A construction worker at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn was crushed to death when several steel beams fell on him.
According to the New York Post (http://bit.ly/1AqHRyr ), the worker's employer, Greenland Forest City Partners, said it happened while the man was installing a "green roof" on the arena just after 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Fire officials say the man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The worker's name has not yet been released.
Authorities are investigating.