The Phelps County Attorney’s Office is investigating a death that occurred Thursday night outside a local medical products manufacturing plant in Holdrege.
Phelps County Attorney Mike Henry says he can confirm there was a death at the BD plant located at along U.S. Highway 6.
Henry says an autopsy has been ordered, but declined to release any more information until the results of the autopsy have been finalized.
The BD facility is the world’s largest manufacturing site of syringes for diabetics.
By Brent Weithorn, KKPR, Kearney