Four employees hurt at Waupaca Foundry in Perry County


TELL CITY, Ind. (WEHT) – Four employees were injured at Waupaca Foundry Monday morning.

Company officials say the injuries happened during maintenance to a furnace that’s used to melt cast iron.

All four employees were either flown or taken by ambulance to a regional burn center for treatment. Waupaca officials say the injuries are non-life threatening.

We’re told all families have been notified and an internal investigation is underway to determine the cause of the accident.

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(This story was originally published on Feb. 17, 2020)

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