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ANDREWS COUNTY – An Andrews man is dead following some type of industrial accident in Andrews County.
According to a press release from the Andrews County Sheriff's Office, police responded to the industrial accident on the Merit BLK 9 SWD located southwest of Andrews after a co-worker found him.
When officials arrived on the scene, they found 37-year-old Francisco J. Rodriguez of Andrews unresponsive.
Officials say Rodriguez is employed by Kermit Electric and was called out to the site on Monday night.
Rodriguez was later pronounced dead.
We're told the cause of death is pending an autopsy and further investigation.