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on January 7, 2020

Fatal freight elevator accident at Pilgrim’s plant

Elevator falls three floors with worker, forklift and pallet of products

A man was killed in a freight elevator accident on January 6 at a Pilgrim’s Pride poultry plant in Guntersville, Alabama.

Guntersville Fire Chief Brian Waldrop told the Sand Mountain Reporter that emergency crews responded at 8:33 a.m., to the facility.

The man, identified as Gabriel Seth Brutley, had apparently…

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