The Blount County Sheriff’s Office reports that a 47-year-old man was killed on Saturday when a dump trunk fell on him. According to authorities, Graham Scott Benson was working under a 2002 Kenworth dump truck at C & C Trucking on Lamar Alexander Parkway when the truck collapsed on him. Witnesses told deputies that the jack stands supporting the truck shifted and fell. Benson was pronounced dead at the scene.
An investigation of his death is continuing.