JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - The name of the Riceland employee who died at work on Wednesday, July 17 has been released.
Craighead County Coroner Toby Emerson said on Monday the body of 29-year-old Matt Branyan was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to determine how he died.
Emergency crews and Emerson were called to Riceland Foods at 216 Gee St. around 10:30 Wednesday morning.
When they arrived, they found Branyan unresponsive. Despite efforts to revive him, he was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Riceland Foods released a statement to Region 8 News about the death.