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Western Sugar Stops Operations

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Western Sugar in Lovell stopped operations on Tuesday to sanitize the facility after an employee was killed in a piece of equipment.

The Big Horn County Sheriff confirmed Anfesa Galaktionoff was killed January 4th at the Western Sugar Factory. Responders worked several hours to retrieve parts of her body. Company managers confirm they have recalled agriculture byproducts intended for livestock feed, and they isolated other affected sugar products. Plant operations are expected to resume in two weeks.

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