SPOTSYLVANIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Spotsylvania County authorities say they are investigating a “fatal industrial accident” at a recycling center in the county.
The Spotsylvania County Sheriff’s Office says deputies responded to the Chancellor Convenience Center, a recycling center, landfill, and trash drop-off site located at 5917 Harrison Road, on Thursday morning for a deadly incident.
“Investigators are currently on the scene working with state and local officials. More information will be released when available,” the sheriff’s office said in a Facebook post. “At this time, the Chancellor Convenience Center will be closed for the remainder of the day.”
WFXR’s sister station, WRIC, reached out to the sheriff’s office for additional information regarding the fatal incident, but was told that updates would come through social media.