Police say a Brooklyn factory worker has died after falling into a machine used for mixing tortillas.
Police were called to the scene at around 2:30 a.m. When they arrived, they discovered the 22-year-old victim had fallen inside the waist-high machine at Tortilleria Chinantla in Williamsburg.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. His name was withheld until his family could be notified. Police say no criminality is suspected.
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According to the company's website, it was founded in 1992 and makes tortillas for restaurants as well as for sale in local markets.