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Worker killed in machinery accident in Sparrows Point identified

Posted at 6:16 PM, Jun 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-16 18:16:23-04

A 19-year-old man killed in an industrial accident Wednesday in Sparrows Point has been identified. 

Colin Richard Kelley of the 7500 block of Old Battle Grove Road died in an accident at Maryland Metals Processing, Inc. on North Point Boulevard. A Baltimore County Fire Department spokesman originally said the victim was 20 years old. 

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Baltimore County Police said Kelley was working with a machine that rolls steel, the coil polish machine, when he became entangled in a stainless steel coil, pulled into the machine and crushed.

He had been employed at Maryland Metals Processing for about a month.

No foul play was involved in this incident, police said.

Maryland Occupational Safety and Health responded to the scene and will investigate the accident.

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