New Information in Fatal Industrial Accident - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/19/07

New Information in Fatal Industrial Accident

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We are learning more about the industrial accident in North Lubbock that killed a man Sunday afternoon.

Acario Garcia, 63, was killed in the accident at Diamond Plastics. The company makes plastic pipes.

A company spokesman says an employee mistakenly made a cut in a pressurized pipe, releasing the cap, which then struck Garcia.

Plant manager John Pitman says Garcia was a great person and friend. He says the company is truly saddened to lose him.

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