Man killed by exploding tire

A 25-year-old man was killed by an exploding truck tire Tuesday at a tire shop in Chambly, south of Montreal.

A 25-year-old man was killed in a workplace accident Tuesday at a tire shop in Chambly, south of Montreal.

The employee of Pneus Robert Bernard was installing a tire on a truck when it exploded.

The man had been working at the company for a few years.

Quebec’s Workplace Health and Safety Board has opened an investigation into the incident.