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Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Man Dies After Industrial Accident

A man is dead after being pinned in a machine at Brookville Wood products.

33-year-old Brian Gardner of Reynoldsville was hurt at about 12:40 a.m. Tuesday and died about two hours later at Brookville Hospital from head, neck and body trauma.

The machine that pinned him removes rough edges off green hardwood lumber.

Gardner had worked for the company for three years, and operated the machine for two years.

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