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Man dies after being stuck in machine in Fitchburg

FITCHBURG (WKOW) -- Fitchburg police say a man died after an accident at the Sub-Zero Group building in Fitchburg on Friday night. 

According to Fitchburg police, around 8:14 p.m. on Friday they received a call for a man stuck in a piece of manufacturing equipment at Sub-Zero Group on Basswood Drive.

Fitchburg Police Department, Fitchburg Fire Department, and Fitch-rona EMS all responded.

Crews pulled the employee from machine and tried to save the man's life, but he died at the facility.

Fitchburg police are currently investigating the accident. OSHA has also been called in, along with representatives from Sub-Zero, according to police.

Police say it appears the incident was an accident.

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