STAMFORD - An O & G Industries worker was killed today after being run over by a payloader.

Stamford police says an employee was operating the machine when it knocked the victim to the ground before running him over.

Investigators say the incident is being called an accident, but that they and other agencies will continue to investigate.

Police say the victim is a 59-year-old man from Naugatuck, who leaves behind a wife and several children. The victim had been an O & G Industries employee for nearly a decade.