Worker killed at Pepsi bottling plant in St. Louis identified

2013-06-22T23:00:00Z 2013-06-24T12:00:31Z Worker killed at Pepsi bottling plant in St. Louis identifiedFROM STAFF REPORTS

ST. LOUIS • A worker was accidentally killed inside the Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company in St. Louis on Friday evening, police said.

The worker, Mensud Djelmo, 42, of the 4200 block of Burnett Walk, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said Djelmo was trapped in a packing unit machine. He was found by a second employee returning from his break who called police. Investigators are trying to piece together what happened.

The incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. at the plant, at 1 Union 70 Center Drive, near Interstate 70 and Goodfellow Boulevard.

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