Death At Simmons Mill Feed; Statement From COO

The death of a worker at the Simmons Feed Mill occurred in Fairland, OK. According to Police, the incident occurred in the overnight hours of June 28th. Early reports indicate the worker fell from at least three stories causing his death.

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Statement from Simmons Prepared Foods:

“We are devastated by the death of a team member at our Fairland facility. Our immediate priority is to wholeheartedly support and comfort the family during this tragic time.

Simmons is committed to providing a safe place to work. We are doing everything possible to quickly determine a complete and accurate understanding of what happened. Operations at the Fairland facility were suspended while a thorough assessment of this incident was completed.” – Gary Murphy, COO Simmons Prepared Foods