July 25, 2014
GALAX, Va. (AP) - The Virginia Department of Labor and Industry are investigating a workplace death in Galax.
The Roanoke Times reports that the victim, Benjamin Lee Hancock, died Wednesday at American Mirror Co. after he became trapped in a piece of machinery.
The Carroll County man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Hancock's body was sent to the Western Virginia Regional Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.