Hancock County Coroner Investigating Death at Aleris Plant

On Sunday, the Hancock County Coroner's Office responded to the Aleris plant in Lewisport after a fatal accident was reported.

Posted: Aug 24, 2020 8:00 AM
Updated: Aug 24, 2020 9:27 PM

The Hancock County Coroner's Office responded to the Aleris plant in Lewisport on Sunday on reports of a death following an accident.

After notifying the victim's family, the Hancock County Coroner identified the victim of the accident as 35-year-old Jared Taul, an employee of Aleris from Tell City.

The plant produces aluminum coils that go into automobiles, among other usages.

More information is expected to be released at a later time, as the employee's death is still under investigation as of now.

Stay with 44News on-air and online as we update this developing story.

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