MARTIN COUNTY - A Midland man is dead after a deadly industrial accident in Martin County.
Officials responded to a call about a natural gas spill at the West Texas Gas Compressor Station on County Road 3200, just a few miles east of Highway 349, on Sunday night around 9 p.m.
When officials arrived on the scene, they had to wait for the gas to be turned off.
As they worked the accident, officials found 47-year-old Johnny Plasentillo dead at the scene.
The exact cause of the worker's death is still under investigation.