BREAKING: 24-year-old dies after work accident at glass company in Ridgeway

Updated: May 1, 2019

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RIDGEWAY – A 24-year-old Danville man died after a work accident in Ridgeway, the Henry County Sheriff's Office said in a press release Tuesday.

On April 22 at 5:52 PM authorities were notified that an employee had been injured at Virginia Glass Products Corporation located on Old Sand Road.

According to the sheriff's office, the victim, Damarcus Laquan Calloway, was working when he sustained trauma due to glass products falling from a truck onto him.

Calloway was treated at the scene by members of Henry County Public Safety and Ridgeway Rescue Squad. He was airlifted to a medical facility in North Carolina where he was later pronounced dead.

Henry County Sheriff’s Office said they were notified of the death by the North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner on April 22.

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