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Brawley man dies in an Industrial Accident

(Autopsy results)…The autopsy was performed Thursday on the body of 60-year-old Jose Rodriguez.

The Brawley resident died Tuesday in what has been determined to have been an industrial accident. Deputy Coroner Steven Green says the 60 year old was working on a Beet Harvester. For undetermined reasons, the man was inside the machine when it was turned on. Rodriguez was sucked through the machine, suffering fatal injuries. Green said the autopsy determined he died as a result of multiple traumatic injuries.