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The two people work for an out of doors contracting agency, officers mentioned, and it is not clear how they fell into the tank.

Two people had been rescued after they one way or the other fell into {a partially} crammed chocolate tank whereas doing upkeep work at a candy manufacturing facility in Pennsylvania.

The incident at the Mars Wrigley plant in Elizabethtown occurred shortly earlier than 2 p.m. Thursday.

The two people work for an out of doors contracting agency, officers mentioned, and it is not clear how they fell into the tank. Emergency responders had been capable of free the pair by reducing a gap within the backside of the tank, officers mentioned.

It wasn’t clear if both particular person was injured, however they had been taken to hospitals to be evaluated. Their names and additional particulars on their circumstances weren’t disclosed.

The federal Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the incident. An OSHA official declined touch upon the matter, citing the continued investigation.


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