ETX industrial worker electrocuted
POSTED: Monday, August 4, 2014 - 10:01am
UPDATED: Monday, August 4, 2014 - 12:13pm
Nacogdoches, Texas (KETK) — An East Texas industrial worker was killed early Monday morning after he was electrocuted on the job.
According to the Nacogdoches Police Department, Bobby Joe Beall, 50, of Nacogdoches, died while working with machinery. At around 3:22 a.m., officers were dispatched to a reported accident at Pilgrim's Pride, located in the 900 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Investigators learned the employee was working on machinery when he was exposed to an electric shock.
Beall was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.