Graham Packaging employee who got trapped in palletizer at Selah, Washington, facility, on Dec. 26 expected to survive, report says

LOS ANGELES , December 28, 2011 () – An employee at Graham Packaging Co. L.P.’s Selah, Washington, facility who got caught in a palletizer on Dec. 26 is expected to survive, the Yakima Herald-Republic reported Dec. 27.

According to the publication, 56-year-old man, whose name hasn’t been disclosed and who sustained severe injuries to his head and shoulders, is in “good spirits,” plant manager Ron Thalheimer said.

The primary source of this article is the Yakima Herald-Republic, Yakima, Washington, on Dec. 27, 2011.

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