An Independence man was killed in a work accident at a Blue Springs auto business late Monday morning.
A four-post vehicle lift fell on 28-year-old Gusteno A. Santamaria while he and other employees were moving it at Highline Auto, 609 S.W. Missouri 7.
Blue Springs Police Department and the Central Jackson County Fire Protection District were dispatched at about 11 a.m. When they arrived, they found the man had died from his injuries, according to Blue Springs Police Detective Jeremy Dickstein.
The incident is being investigated.