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ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A worker at a south Georgia peanut plant was killed in an on the job accident this week.

Howard Thomas got stuck in a conveyor belt at Birdsong Peanuts in Blakely Monday afternoon.

Paramedics used a basket lift to reach him and bring him down to an ambulance.

Thomas was airlifted to a hospital in Dothan where he later died.

 

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