EAST MOLINE, Ill. (KWQC/CNN) — Bitterly cold weather has claimed several lives across the U.S. this week.

Authorities in East Moline, Illinois, say the temperature played a role in the death of a FedEx worker at a delivery hub.

William Murphy, 69, was found frozen between two semi tractors outside a FedEx freight location. Another FedEx employee found his body Thursday around 9:30 a.m.

Officials say FedEx Freight was closed at that location on Wednesday, Jan. 30 due to the cold temperatures. Police right now are working…

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