Employee killed at The Andersons’ Maumee rail facility

Employee killed at The Andersons’ Maumee rail facility. (FILE)

A 29-year-old employee was killed in an accident at The Andersons’ rail facility on Wednesday afternoon.

Maumee Police say Thomas C. Robinson, of Perrysburg, Ohio, was killed while on the job at the rail facility in the 400 block of Illinois Avenue.

According to both police and a spokesperson for the company, the incident remains under investigation.

Read The Andersons’ entire statement below:

“The Andersons is saddened by the loss of the 29-year-old employee who was fatally injured in an accident at the Maumee Railcar Repair Facility this afternoon. Out of respect for his family, we will not be providing his name or any other information at this time. The welfare of our employees is of the utmost importance to the Andersons and we are committed to uncovering the details of what led up to this tragic accident.

“This young man’s life was precious to his family, his friends and his colleagues at The Andersons,” said Rasesh Shah, President, The Andersons Rail Group. “Our heartfelt condolences go out to all those who knew and loved him.”

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