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Accident at Brownwood pet food plant results in fatality

Published On: Jun 14 2013 06:09:36 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 25 2013 11:16:21 AM CDT

An accident at work cost a man his life.

25-year-old Aaron Michael Perez of Brownwood died around 8:30 Friday morning at the Ethos Pet Nutrition plant facility, off Stephen F. Austin and 4th street.

The Brown County Sheriff Captain Tony Aaron said Perez was an employee at the plant, cleaning some piece of machinery when he had an accident that resulted in his death.

The cause of his death is still under investigation.