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Arkansas man dies after being trapped beneath equipment at Victory Lumber sawmill

CAMDEN, Ar. - (12/6/18) A man has died after being trapped underneath lumber equipment at a Southeast Arkansas sawmill. 

Deputies say that 47-year-old Samuel Buchanan got caught underneath the bucket of a loader at the Victory Lumber Company in Camden.

Workers were able to lift the bucket with another machine and then Camden Fire and Rescue took him to the Ouachita County Medical Center.

Buchanan was pronounced dead this afternoon.

Deputies are still trying to determine how it happened.


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