Sadly yesterday a ground staff worker was killed at Karlsruhe, Germany after being crushed between a Bombardier Dash-8 and a tanker.
An Air Berlin Dash-8 parked, was being serviced with fresh water. A tanker approached the aircraft driving backwards. A ground employee signalled directions to the driver however not much is known as to how the employee became trapped between the fuselage and the tanker.
The Dash-8 aircraft was damaged and the ground worker killed in the incident at Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden Airport, Germany.