There's been as deadly industrial accident in the Town of Onondaga.

Sheriff's Deputies say it happened on Volles Farm on Buckwheat Road at about 3:10 Thursday afternoon.

A 42 year old man was working on a grain truck in the maintenance department when the man inadvertantly hit a lever on a hydraulic lift attached to the rear of the truck causing it to lower onto his chest.

The victim was transported to Upstate Hospital where he was pronounced dead. The name of the man is being withheld pending family notification.

The sheriff's department continues to investigate the accident.