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State Fire Marshal, OSHA investigating fatal incident at Proctor & Gamble plant

Posted: 9:55 AM, May 25, 2018
Updated: 2018-05-25 10:55:13-04

The State Fire Marshal’s Office says they have released the scene of the incident at the Proctor & Gamble plant in Pineville over to investigators with OSHA. 

Deputies with the department say that the investigation into the cause of the fatal accident, which happened on Thursday, May 25 is still ongoing. Investigators say the process to closing the investigation may be lengthy. 

The Fire Marshal’s Office is working with several agencies to determine the cause and is looking into several factors including conditions surrounding the equipment at the time of the incident, the condition of the equipment, and operation of the equipment, among others. 

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Conflicting reports emerge on fatal incident at Pineville detergent plant