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East Texas man dies after accident at local manufacturing company

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MT. PLEASANT, TX (KLTV) - An East Texas man died in an industrial accident at Priefert Ranch Manufacturing in Mt. Pleasant Wednesday afternoon.

According to Mt. Pleasant Fire Department, 53-year-old Curtis Russell Guest of Pittsburg was electrocuted while working on electrical equipment at the plant. He was taken to a local hospital where he later died.

Titus County Justice of the Peace Kay McNutt has ordered an autopsy.

Priefert Ranch Manufacturing is located at 2630 S. Jefferson Avenue. The company produces horse equipment, gates, kennels, fences and other farm-related items.

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