Under investigation

(Benton,Ia) -- More details now available about an accident at the Helena Chemical Company in Benton on Thursday.

The Ringgold County Sheriff's Office and Ringgold County Ambulance responded to an emergency call around 10am.  When they arrived they found out that an unloading belt had fallen on top of an employee, 54-year-old Terry Meek of Grant City, Missouri. Meek was pronounced dead by the time authorities arrived. An autopsy will be done by the State Medical Examiner's office in Ankeny.

The cause of death will be depend on the autopsy results.

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