Man killed in industrial accident

Man killed in industrial accident
(Source: Raycom Media)

OSCEOLA, AR (KAIT) - One man is dead after an industrial accident Friday morning at a facility near Osceola.

According to Captain David Gladden of the Mississippi County Sheriff's Department, authorities went to Arkansas Steel Processing in Osceola about 2 a.m. Friday after getting a call about the situation. Dreason Williams died when he became wedged between a moving roller and the frame of the machine, Gladden said.

The machine started moving back and forth, but once the machine started going in the other direction, Williams was released, Gladden said.

Williams was taken to South Mississippi County Regional Medical Center, where he later died.

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