Great Dane worker injured in plant accident dies

(WISH Photo/Kevin Ratermann)

BRAZIL, Ind. (WTHI) – The worker injured at the Great Dane plant in Brazil has died.

23-year-old Levi Snyder was hurt in an accident inside the plant earlier in June.

Emergency workers treated Snyder there. He was then taken to St. Vincent Clay Hospital and transferred to St. Vincent in Indianapolis.

The public relations department at St. Vincent in Indianapolis confirmed Snyder’s death.

Great Dane management and safety officials are working with occupational safety and health administration to figure out the cause of the accident. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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