ALCOA, Tenn. (AP) – An Alcoa Inc. spokeswoman says an employee at an east Tennessee plant has died in an accident.

Alcoa spokeswoman Christy Newman told WBIR-TV that she didn’t know the details of what happened Monday evening, but she says an investigation is underway and the company is working with authorities.

The Tennessee Operations North Plant is located in Alcoa, Tennessee, and processes aluminum can sheet.

No other details were immediately available.

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Information from: WBIR-TV, http://www.wbir.com/