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Sweet Valley Man Killed In Industrial Accident

January 29, 2019

MONROE TWP. — A Sweet Valley man was killed in an industrial accident last week, according to the Luzerne County Coroner’s Office. Justin Frederick, 18, was killed in an accident at C&K Sanitation at 5312 state Route 309 on Jan. 23, authorities said. According to the coroner’s office, Frederick was pinned by a movable garbage bin. His death was caused by multiple traumatic injuries due to head trauma, authorities said. State police at Tunkhannock and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration were investigating. — JAMES HALPIN

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