Man killed during work accident at American Mechanical-Piping in Cheraw

Man killed during work accident at American Mechanical-Piping in Cheraw
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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – A man died after a work accident at American Mechanical-Piping Inc. on Highway 52 in Cheraw around 9 a.m. Monday morning, according to the Chesterfield County Coroner's Office.

Coroner Kip Kiser says Hubert Ray Melton, age 45, was killed from an accident involving a piece of machinery. Melton was pronounced dead in the ER at McLeod Health Cheraw.

Coroner Kiser says investigators are still at American Mechanical Piping trying to determine what happened.

The Chesterfield County Coroner's Office and the South Carolina Occupational Safety and Health Administration are investigating.

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