Orange man dies in industrial accident
An Orange man was killed Tuesday in an industrial accident at Total Petrochemical on 32nd Street in Port Arthur.
According to Rod Carroll, of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, they received a call about 3:30 p.m. and deputies responded to the scene. Upon arrival they found a 65-year-old man entrapped in a trench. He was transferred to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. His name is being withheld pending notification of family. The case remains under investigation.