Worker dies at Hillshire plant

by Meat&Poultry Staff
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ZEELAND, Mich. – A 49-year-old man was killed at a Hillshire Brands plant near Zeeland, Mich., according to news reports.

Ricardo Ramos of Grand Rapids, Mich., was working at the plant early on May 10 when he became tangled in a machine he was sanitizing, The Grand Rapids Press reported. He is survived by his wife, Dominga Lucas and three daughters.

Hillshire said the company is investigating the incident.
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