An accident Thursday at General Mills’ Lodi plant has resulted in the death of a male employee, company officials reported.
At approximately 11:30 a.m., Lodi police and Lodi firefighters responded to an EMS call at the General Mills plant after an employee was reportedly struck by a train.
The circumstances regarding the death are still under investigation, said Sheila Key, a company spokeswoman.
“An investigation is underway ... “ she said in a statement. “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of our employee and with his many friends and co-workers in the community.”
The Lodi Fire Department could not be reached for comment regarding the incident as of press time.
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