Authorities say man trapped in asphalt plant died
NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) — Authorities say a man died after falling into some equipment at a plant on the eastern edge of North Platte.
Firefighters and medics were sent to Western Engineering Co. around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday, but the 28-year-old man already had died. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office says he’d become pinned in an asphalt plant.
His name hasn’t been released.
The accident is being investigated.