Hardworking Hull dad Richard Brown crushed to death in tragic accident
A Hull lorry driver was crushed to death by worktops that fell from an overloaded forklift truck, an inquest heard.
Hardworking father-of-one Richard Brown, 48, had left his home in Hull at 4.20am on November 10, 2014, and had several deliveries to make to Howdens Joinery Co depots – one of the UK's largest suppliers of kitchens – across the north.
Mr Brown was described as a devoted dad to son Dominik and loving partner to Kim Tribe.
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