Woman dies after hair, clothing gets caught in raisin processing machine

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KSEE/KGPE Credit: Sanger Herald

DEL REY, Calif. (KSEE/KGPE) – A woman died after her hair and clothing got stuck while clearing debris on Friday from a raisin processing machine, the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office said.

The incident happened at the Del Rey Packing Company in Del Rey.

Officials say the woman died as a result of the trauma she suffered.  

Credit: Sanger Herald

Several units are currently on the scene including Sanger Fire and the Fresno County Sheriff’s Office.

The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health will handle the investigation. 

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