CONCORD, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Police are investigating after an employee died Monday morning following an industrial accident at the S&D Coffee and Tea facility in Concord.
The employee's name has not yet been released.
On Monday, the Concord facility released a statement:
"On Monday, January 8, 2018, there was an unfortunate accident at the S&D Coffee & Tea facility in Concord, NC, that resulted in the death of one of our employees. We are devastated and doing everything we can to support our employees and his family, friends, and coworkers right now.
S&D has maintained a sterling safety record over its 90 years of operations, and safety remains the highest priority along with our family here at S&D.
We are working with counselors from our employee assistance program and getting the right resources in place to provide support. We are also working diligently with the appropriate agencies on a detailed investigation and will communicate additional information as it becomes available."