Shipyard employee found unresponsive on barge
Sunday May 22, at 2:20 a.m. the Orange Police Department, Orange Fire Department and Acadian EMS responded to the Sienna Shipyard, 615 Georgia St. Orange. It was reported that an employee of the ship yard was found unresponsive on a barge, where he had been working.
The worker, a 58 year old Hispanic male, was later pronounced dead by Judge Dunn. The cause of the death is not known at this time. There was no immediate indication that the death was due an industrial accident. The investigation into the exact cause of the death is continuing.