Work Release inmate fatally injured in industrial accident

By  | 

ASHLAND, Ala. (Alabama Department of Corrections) -- Authorities are investigating the death of a state work release inmate who was fatally injured today while assigned to a job site in Clay County, according to the Alabama Department of Corrections.

Frank Dwayne Ellington, 33, was killed in what officials are reporting as an industrial accident at Koch Foods poultry plant in Ashland at around 5:35 p.m. Sunday. Ellington had worked at the plant since June. Ellington was serving a life sentence.

Frank Dwayne Ellington, 33, was killed in what officials are reporting as an industrial accident at Koch Foods poultry plant in Ashland at around 5:35 p.m. Sunday. Ellington had worked at the plant since June.

Ellington was serving a life sentence for third-degree robbery in Jefferson County. The cause of the accident is under investigation.



 
Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station. powered by Disqus