ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – A man died Sunday night after trying to deliver construction materials to a Home Depot in St. Petersburg, police say.
According to the St. Petersburg Police Department, officers were called to the Home Depot on 22nd Avenue North for an industrial accident around 7:30 p.m.
Police say the worker died as he was delivering materials at the back of the store. A load of construction materials fell on and killed the delivery man, according to a spokesperson for the police department.
Police on Monday identified the man as 47-year-old Cyrenus Leroy Amon. He was not an employee of the store.
Police say their preliminary investigation shows the incident appears to be an accident.