Brian Alan Snoots killed in Brunswick Auto Shop accident

A worker was killed at the Brunswick Auto Repair. (Photo: WJLA)

Police have identified the worker killed at a Brunswick auto shop in Frederick County Wednesday morning.{ }

Brian Alan Snoots, 39, of Knoxville, Md. died after a tire reportedly exploded in his face, according to the Frederick News Post. Police say he was filling an industrial tractor tire with air at the time of the accident.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Brunswick Auto Repair shop is located in the 1400 block of Sounder Road.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.