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Big Lake man killed in industrial accident in Midland Co.

(Source: KWES) (Source: KWES)
MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

A Big Lake man was killed in an industrial accident in Midland County on Thursday morning.

We're told the incident took place around 8 a.m., about 7 miles south of Sprayberry off of FM 1379.

Officials tell us a cable broke on a pulley unit, which caused the pully and other equipment to fall on the man.

Authorities said the man was pronounced dead on the scene.

We're told OSHA has been notified and will be investigating the incident.

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