Man killed in industrial accident in Channelview

One man has died after an industrial accident in Channelview on Thursday afternoon. 

The accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. around the 16100 block of East Freeway, near Sheldon Road at Flash Tank Services.

Authorities said a man was inside one of the tankers cleaning when he became unconscious.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office said the man was later pronounced dead at the scene. 

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Authorities from the Channelview Fire Department and Harris County Fire Marshal’s HAZMAT Team are on the scene. 

This is a developing story. We’ll keep you up-to-date with the very latest.