Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes ofwebsite accessibilityMan dies after falling into tire shredder at recycling plant | KVII
Close Alert

Man dies after falling into tire shredder at recycling plant


Byron Jones died after falling into a tire shredder (Photo: Family / KTRK / CNN Newsource){p}{/p}
Byron Jones died after falling into a tire shredder (Photo: Family / KTRK / CNN Newsource)

Facebook Share IconTwitter Share IconEmail Share Icon
Comment bubble
0

HOUSTON (KTRK / CNN NEWSOURCE) - A man was killed when he became caught in a tire shredder at a recycling plants in Sheldon, Texas.

Family members say Byron Jones, 26, had been on the job for only four days when the accident happened this week at Genan, Inc.

An attorney for the Jones family said his co-workers noticed he was missing when they found him trapped inside the shredder.

An investigation into his death is underway. The plant had no comment when Houston media outlet, KTRK, reached out for a response.

Comment bubble
JOIN THE CONVERSATION (
0
)

Loading ...