• Officials: Man dies after injury at Lincolnton plant


    LINCOLNTON, N.C. - A person died Saturday morning after a traumatic injury at RSI Home Products in Lincolnton, according to the Lincoln County EMS.

    A man was taken to Carolinas Medical Center – Lincoln with life-threatening injuries and died at the hospital.

    Lincoln County Sheriff David M. Carpenter said his office was investigating a work-related death at RSI. Carpenter said the victim's family has been notified, but they had no name to release yet.

    Industrial-related agencies will likely investigate as well as the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, officials said.

    Check back to wsoctv.com for updates to this developing story.

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