Woman Killed at Sugar Factory - KULR-8 Television, Billings, MT

Woman Killed at Sugar Factory

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A 28-year-old woman is dead after an industrial accident at the Western Sugar factory in Lovell, Wyoming on Saturday.

According to authorities, the woman's body was trapped in a piece of equipment and then had to be extricated. The Big Horn County Sheriff, Ken Blackburn, said foul play has been ruled out, and the coroner is waiting to perform an autopsy.

The woman has been identified, but KULR-8 is not releasing her name until the family is properly notified in Alaska.

Sheriff Blackburn said the investigation is between the coroner and the Sheriff's office, and it is ongoing.

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