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One dead after getting stuck in machinery near Elgin, ATCEMS says

Austin-Travis County EMS said it responded to reports of an adult who was stuck in machinery.

AUSTIN, Texas — One adult is dead after medics responded to an industrial rescue near Elgin Monday morning, according to Austin-Travis County EMS (ATCEMS). 

ATCEMS said muliple assets responded at approximately 10:30 a.m. to the 15900 block of E. Highway 290 for reports of a person being stuck in machinery. 

ATCEMS later tweeted one adult was pronounced dead at the scene. 

No further information was immediately available. 


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