National

Jul 7, 2010 5:13 PM by Greg Boyce

Roof collapses at sauerkraut factory

FREMONT, Ohio (AP) - Authorities say one worker has died in a roof collapse at a sauerkraut factory in northern Ohio. 

Fremont Police Chief Tim Wiersma says three others were injured in Wednesday's accident at the Fremont Co.  Wiersma says two were taken to hospitals. One person remains trapped in the building.

The identity of the victim was not immediately released. The mayor says workers from B&W Welding in Fremont were working on the roof when it collapsed. A woman at the company said the owner was not available for comment.

The Fremont Co. is about 40 miles southeast of Toledo. It makes sauerkraut and bottles ketchup and barbecue sauce.

»Comments

»Topics in this article

More News

National
Story Photo

1 hour ago

Baby Monitors Recalled

Concerns about overheating and rupturing batteries have forced the recall of a dozen different type of baby monitors. The Consumer Product Safety...

Weather - Forecast
Story Photo

1 hour ago

Warm Till Saturday

Temperatures start to climb again for Friday and Saturday where many locations will be in the 70s. However, by Saturday, the clouds...

Most Popular

Top Videos

1 2 3 4