A worker at a construction site for a church in Tyler, Texas died of the personal injuries he received due to being crushed by a malfunctioning worklift.

According to a spokesman from the Tyler police department, 49-year-old Tyler resident Juan Manuel Barron was crushed as he was working under a scissor lift while installing drywall at the Lane’s Chapel United Methodist Church.

According to Don Martin, spokesman for the police, Barron received transport to a hospital, where he later died from his injuries. According to Martin, Barron was an employee of M&L Drywall, which is based out of Dallas, Texas.

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