Man dies in accident at western Kentucky factory

HOPKINSVILLE, Ky. (AP) – A deputy coroner says a man at a western Kentucky factory has died after being crushed by roll of steel.

Christian County Deputy Coroner Mike Stokes told The Kentucky New Era that 46-year-old Gregory Engleman of Vine Grove died Monday morning at the Martinrea factory in Hopkinsville. Stokes said the accident happened just before 8 a.m. as Engleman made a delivery to the plant.

The facility produces steel and aluminum parts for the automotive industry.

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Information from: Kentucky New Era, http://www.kentuckynewera.com

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