LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- We now know the name of the worker killed in a workplace accident at Cardinal Aluminum on Monday.

According to deputy coroner Joanne Farmer, 26-year-old Kristopher Cook of Louisville was pronounced dead at 7:56 a.m. inside the plant. The cause of death was listed as traumatic head injury.

Police say Cook was reaching for equipment when a piece of machinery hit him in the head.

Funeral arrangements are pending.


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