Man Killed In Workplace Accident In Niles

A workplace death is under investigation in Niles. Shortly after 5 this morning, Niles police say 64-year-old Dennis Kobb was run over by the rear wheels of a semi while moving an empty trailer from the loading dock at Paragon Industries in the 18-hundred block of Terminal Road. They say it appears he may have fallen from the cab of the truck and got caught under the tires. Kobb was pronounced dead at the scene.