Texas man killed in plant accident identified

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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (AP) Authorities have released the name of a Texas man who died after falling into some equipment at a plant on the eastern edge of North Platte, Neb.

Firefighters and medics were sent to Western Engineering Co. around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday, but the 28-year-old man already had died.

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office says he was pinned in an asphalt plant.

The sheriff's office identified him as Andrew Martinez, who lived in Weslaco.

The incident has been ruled an accident.