WHITING, Ind. (CBS)– A worker died in an accident at the BP Whiting Refinery in Indiana Wednesday.
According to the Whiting Fire Department, the construction worker fell at the BP plant.READ MORE: Family And Friends Of 'School Of Rock' Actor Kevin Clark Call For Improved Bike Safety At Logan Square Intersection Where He Was Killed
BP confirmed the worker was pronounced dead and said “BP’s local medical staff provided immediate assistance.”READ MORE: Protesters Demand Arrest Of Officer In Anthony Alvarez Shooting
He was identified as Gilberto Rangel Jr., 23, of Griffith, Indiana.MORE NEWS: Man Shot And Killed While Sitting In Vehicle In South Loop; Dog Apparently Wounded In Attack
“BP will conduct an investigation to determine the cause of the accident and remains committed to safe, reliable and compliant operations,” a BP spokesperson said in a written statement.