Sandy, UT – An employee of the Reams grocery store in Sandy, UT suffered a fatal workplace accident when she fell into an industrial mixer on February 3, 2016.
45-year-old Carmen “Jackie” Lindhart, was killed in the bakery department of Reams Grocery when “she became entangled with the augers in the mixer causing her to be pulled into the mixing vat,” according to the Sandy Police Department.
A co-worker heard Lindhart screaming and ran to turn off the machine. Unfortunately, she suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Sandy Police state that they are not sure how she became snarled with the machine, “but loose clothing is suspected to have been a factor.” Utah Occupational Safety and Health is actively investigating the incident.
Read more from original source.