WOODBURN, Ind. (WOWO): Emergency crews were dispatched to the BF Goodrich plant in Woodburn this morning, where Allen County dispatchers confirm to WOWO News one person has died.
Police and emergency crews were called to the factory shortly after 3 a.m.
The Allen County Coroner reports that the death of Sean Redden, 48 of Fort Wayne, was due to an industrial accident, and a company spokesman has confirmed it happened during a maintenance procedure.
The coroner’s office says Redden’s cause of death was from multiple crush injuries due to an industrial press accident and the manner of death was ruled an accident.
The incident is under ongoing investigation.