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Worker killed in paper plant accident

Posted November 9, 2010

— State inspectors were investigating the Tuesday death of a worker at a Scotland County paper plant.

Kenneth Oxendine was hit by a forklift in the Wagram Paper Stock Inc. plant, at 21880 2nd St., at about noon, Wagram police said.

No one else was injured in the incident.

No other details about the accident were available.


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  • Bartmeister Nov 9, 2010

    Terrible thing...... Forklift is gonna win that battle every time.

  • SM Nov 9, 2010

    I had originally read this as "Worker killed in paper PLANE accident."

    Tragic, and prayers to the family.

  • samiam1244 Nov 9, 2010

    Looks like someone couldn't control their forklift..terrible accident. and this does happen ever now and then..