Udall man killed in industrial accident in Rose Hill

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ROSE HILL, Kansas – A Kansas man died this morning while on the job in Rose Hill. Officials say 24-year-old Robert Haigler of Udall was operating a lathe at Viking Corporation.

It happened in the 700 block of South Industrial Court around 6:40 a.m. Police say the part he was working on bent, and it struck him in the head killing him instantly.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration will investigate. Haigler was a husband, father and veteran.

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