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Cheese maker dies after becoming trapped in machinery

National News // July 16, 2018

A man has died after he became trapped in machinery at a cheese making enterprise in the Canton of Bern.

PIxabay Cheese maker dies after becoming trapped in machinery

Authorities say that the 49-year-old was working at the fromagerie in the village of Corgémont early yesterday morning when the accident happened. It’s believed the man had become trapped by a mechanical arm. Police, paramedics and firefighters were quickly on the scene but were unable to save the victim. 

An investigation is underway to determine exactly what happened.

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