Crash Alert: Worker killed after being stuck in an industrial machine

ELGIN, TX – An industrial worker was killed after being stuck in a piece of machinery along a freeway in Elgin Monday morning.

According to KXAN, Austin officials responded to the call at 10:30 a.m. along East U.S. Highway 290 at Abrahamson Road. Shortly after their arrival, they pronounced the victim dead on the scene.

No word regarding what may have caused the accident or the type of machinery the person died in has been made available as of yet.

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