A Coca-Cola production manager was killed in a work accident Saturday morning at the company’s production site in Ghent, said Eva Lefevre, spokesperson for the firm. A second seriously injured employee was taken to hospital.
The circumstances of the accident are not yet clear. The competent authorities have opened a judicial investigation. “We are awaiting the results of this investigation with which we are fully cooperating.“said Ms. Lefevre.
“Our first thoughts are with the family and close colleagues of the victim and we offer them our sincere condolences. Psychological support is provided for our colleagues in Ghent“, concludes the spokesperson.