Worker Dies in Accident at St. Louis Pepsi Plant

story updated 6/22/13 at 9:45pm

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – An industrial accident claims the life of a St. Louisan.

Police say 42-year-old Mensud DJelmo died Friday night when he became trapped in a packing machine at the Pepsi plant on Union 70 Center Drive in north St. Louis.

A co-worker returning from a break found DJelmo.

our earlier story:

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Few details are available at this time into a deadly accident Friday night at a Pepsi plant in north St. Louis.

It happened just before nine p.m. at the plant on Union 70 Center Drive. The worker was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim’s name has not been released.


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