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Johnston Authorities Investigate Silo Worker's Death

Posted May 18, 2004 9:56 a.m. EDT

— Officials plan to continue their investigation into a deadly accident at a Johnston County lumber company.

Investigators say a worker in a silo died after he was trapped under some sawdust at Jerry Williams Lumber in Smithfield just before 5 p.m. Monday.

The worker's name has not been released.