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Man dies after work accident at Schaumburg mall

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SCHAUMBURG, Ill. (Sun-Times Media Wire) -

A man died after he fell from a truck Sunday morning outside the Woodfield Mall in northwest suburban Schaumburg.

Shortly before noon Sunday, 44-year-old Eric Terrell and a coworker were unloading a shipment of shelving units from a truck outside the mall, said Schaumburg Police Public Information Officer John Nebl.While standing on the truck's rear lift gate, Terrell fell about four feet to the ground, Nebl said.

He was taken to Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village, where he was later pronounced dead, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.

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