Howard employee killed in workplace accident identified

By Jeff Daley

ELLISVILLE, MS (WDAM) - The Howard Industries employee killed Sunday in a work related accident has been identified.

Ellisville Police say 29 year old Benjamin Edward Spoon of Stringer died after he was electrocuted while working on a transformer.

Spoon was an electronics technician at the Sub Station Division of Howard Industries on Highway 11 North in Ellisville. He had worked at the plant for more than four years.

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