Subcontractor killed in industrial accident in Winston-Salem’s Innovation Quarter

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A subcontractor was killed in an industrial accident in the Wake Forest Innovation Quarter on Tuesday afternoon, according to Innovation Quarter officials.

Forsyth County EMS was dispatched to the industrial accident at 525 Vine St. at 3:41 p.m.

The deceased was identified as Dennis Michael Laney, 65, of Chester, S.C., according to Winston-Salem police.

Laney was working on renovations to a building, Innovation Quarter officials said.