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One person dies in sausage plant accident

Church Point Police
Posted at 4:26 PM, Mar 17, 2022

One person died in an accident at the Richard's sausage plant today.

The accident happened at about 2 p.m. at the Richard Cajun Food Corp.'s Church Point plant, Church Point Police Chief Dale Thibodeaux said.

One man has died, he said.

The accident is under investigation by the police department, the Acadia Parish Coroner and OSHA, he said.

Thibodeaux said he could not release any additional information at this time.