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