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Newberry County, SC (WLTX) - An Upstate man has died after an accident at a Newberry plant.

Todd Hendrix, 46, of Greenwood died at the Louis-Rich plant around 4:15 a.m. Saturday.

The circumstances leading up to the accident have not been released, but Newberry Coroner Craig Newton says the man died from asphyxia due to mechanical entrapment.

The accident remains under investigation by the coroner's office and federal safety regulators.

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