By: fox5dc.com staff and Marina Marraco
POSTED:MAR 29 2016 04:43PM EDT
UPDATED:MAR 29 2016 10:18PM EDT
MANASSAS, Va. - One person has died and six other people are injured after a large shelving rack collapsed on them at a food distribution warehouse in Manassas, authorities say.
The accident happened at around 3:40 p.m. Tuesday at the Reinhart Foodservice warehouse in the 11700 block of Balls Ford Road.
According to police, an interior rack system used to store food products collapsed on several employees. A male worker was pronounced dead at the scene.