Worker falls to death at egg farm

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UNION COUNTY — A 25-year-old immigrant farm worker living in Marion fell to his death Thursday at New Day Farms on Powder-Lick Road in York Township.

He was working on a motorized manure transport belt and fell 15 feet from a motorized lift, according to the Union County Sheriff’s Office which is investigating the incident.

The Union County Coroner’s Office, the Occupational Health and Safety Administration and U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement also are investigating the death.