Worker found dead at Exxon Mobil plant in Beaumont

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BEAUMONT, TX – Authorities in Beaumont are trying to determine what caused the death of a worker at an Exxon Mobil plant in Beaumont. Dispatch was notified of the dead worker at around 12:30am Wednesday morning

Statement from Exxon Mobil on death investigation:

“We regret that a contractor was fatally injured in an incident at a unit under maintenance at the Beaumont refinery. We have notified the appropriate authorities and are working to investigate the cause of the incident. We are greatly saddened by this and express our deepest sympathy to his family and his co-workers.” – Todd Spitler, Media Advisor, Public & Government Affairs