Aynor man dies after being struck by forklift

An Aynor man died Tuesday after being struck by a forklift, according to Michelle McSpadden, Horry County deputy coroner.

Joe T. Huffman, 71, died at Conway Medical Center from injuries he suffered during the incident, and McSpadden noted his death was accidental.

The incident happened on private property at a home in Aynor and was not occupational. Horry County police are investigating the incident, McSpadden said.

Elizabeth Townsend: 843-626-0217, @TSN_etownsend