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Howard Industries employee dies in workplace accident

By Jeff Daley jdaley@wdam.com

ELLISVILLE, MS (WDAM) - An employee of Howard Industries Substation Division on Highway 11 North in Ellisville was killed in a workplace accident Sunday afternoon.

The accident occurred around 1 p.m. The unidentified man had come in with another employee to check transformers. While checking the transformer he was electrocuted and died.

It is unclear what caused the man to be electrocuted.

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