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Man dies in horrific accident after getting stuck in food grinder at hummus plant

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A food factory worker died Friday after his arm became caught in a grinder.

Daniel Callazo, 28, was working at hummus manufacturer Tribe Mediterranean in Massachusetts when police were called in just after 1am, pronouncing him dead at the scene.

Mr Callazo's body was taken to a nearby hospital.

Killed: Authorities say a Massachusetts food plant worker died after getting his arm stuck in a grinding machine he was cleaning, similar to the one shown

'The only information I really have is that he became stuck in a rather large machine which some people call an auger and others call it a grinder,' Gregg Miliote, a spokesman for the Bristol County District Attorney's office said.

'It appears to have been a tragic accident. ... It was part of his duties to clean

Added: Dec-17-2011 Occurred On: Dec-17-2011
By: Zipper10
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Tags: Horrific, accident, man, dead, after, getting, stuck, in, food, grinder
Location: Massachusetts, United States (load item map)
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