Baton Rouge, Louisiana
7 Day Forecast
Follow our weather team on social media

Plant worker's death under investigation after reported train accident in Plaquemine

1 year 9 months 3 weeks ago Saturday, August 27 2022 Aug 27, 2022 August 27, 2022 1:12 PM August 27, 2022 in News
Source: WBRZ

PLAQUEMINE - A plant worker died after he was reportedly struck by a train at a chemical plant.

Sources say a WATCO employee was hit by a train inside the Dow Chemical plant in Plaquemine around 2 p.m. Thursday. Reports said the worker died later that same day.

When asked about the death, a WATCO spokesperson sent the following statement to WBRZ Saturday:

"We have no further details to share as the incident is under investigation. Our main focus is our team member and his family, as well as our other team members."

More News

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
7 Days