By SeafoodSource staff
Published on Friday, January 17, 2014
A 35-year-old worker died after getting tangled in a shucking machine at a local fishery early Thursday.
Emergency personnel responded to a call for an industrial accident at the Sea Watch International Seafood Co., 15 Antonio Costa Blvd., at about 1:30 a.m., said Detective Captain Steven Vicente.
The New Bedford resident, identified as Victor Gerena, was pronounced dead at the scene, he said.