Death of worker on loading dock investigated

Published: Sep. 20, 2012 at 9:25 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 30, 2012 at 9:25 PM EDT
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WEST COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Investigators with the Lexington County Coroner's Office and the Lexington County Sheriff's Department are looking into the workplace death of a Columbia woman.

Coroner Harry Harman says 47-year-old Susan Henley of Columbia was killed on the job at the Otis Spunkmeyer plant in West Columbia Wednesday. The accident occurred at 11:28 p.m.

Harman said Henley was attempting to unload a truck on the loading dock when she was found beneath the loading dock plate. She died at the scene.

Harman ruled the death accidental.

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