Man killed in work-related accident

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

News 12 at 11 o' clock/ October 21, 2013

AIKEN, Sc (WRDW) ----The Aiken County Coroner's Office is investigating a work related accident that resulted in a man's death.

It happened Monday afternoon at the AGY plant on Wagener Rd.

Authorities say 34-year-old Jorge Rodriguez was working with steel beams when a 30 feet piece of iron fell-- hotting him in the head.

He was pronounced dead at a hospital.
An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow in Newberry.


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