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Fatal accident reported at Ocean Spray in Henderson

Fatal accident reported at Ocean Spray in Henderson

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Jul 28, 2014

Henderson, NV (KTNV) -- Police are investigating a fatal accident at a distribution center in Henderson.

It happened on Saturday at the Ocean Spray Distribution Center on American Pacific Drive, near Stephanie Street.

Police said the victim fell through the skylight and was transported to Sunrise Trauma, where he died from his injuries.

The coroner has identified the victim as 53-year-old Harry Lentz of Las Vegas.

His death has been ruled an accident.

Statement from Ocean Spray:

"It is with great sadness we confirm that a fatal accident involving an Ocean Spray employee occurred Saturday, July 26 at the Black Mountain Distribution Center in Henderson, NV. Black Mountain is a distribution center for Ocean Spray products manufactured at its nearby facility.

OSHA is currently on the scene. Ocean Spray has contacted the family and will assist the family in any way possible. We are unable to confirm any additional details at this time, given that the investigation is ongoing and out of respect for the privacy of Ocean Spray's employees and their families."

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.