A repairman working on a forklift at the Wal-Mart store at 5110 Jefferson Highway died Tuesday morning when the vehicle fell on top of him.

The Jefferson Parish Sheriff’s Office said Christopher Brandt, 29, of Chalmette, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Brandt was employed by a local forklift company and was working on a Wal-Mart forklift when the accident occurred about 9:25 a.m.

Emergency medical technicians were unable to revive him.