Mayor of Lanett Releases Statement on Mill Worker’s Death
Statement from City of Lanett Mayor, Kyle McCoy on Old Mill Worker’s Death:
I am deeply saddened by the accident that claimed the life of a worker at the Lanett Mill demolition site yesterday morning. On behalf of the City of Lanett employees and residents, I want to extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the gentleman that lost his life; our thoughts are prayers are with you in this difficult time.
A full investigation is currently underway by the Lanett Police Department, along with representatives from OSHA, to determine the factors that contributed to the worker’s death, and we will withhold further comment until the investigation is complete.