Fatal accident reported at Cheniere LNG in Cameron Parish

Published: Nov. 9, 2015 at 5:45 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 8, 2016 at 5:58 PM CST
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CAMERON PARISH, LA (KPLC) - A worker died following an accident Monday morning at Cheniere LNG, near Sabine Pass in Cameron Parish.

Paramedics were called at 10:14 a.m., according to dispatchers with the Cameron Parish Sheriff's Office. The worker was transported to the Medical Center of Southeast Texas in Port Arthur.

Cameron Parish Chief Deputy Chris Savoie confirmed the person died.

The death is the second at Cheniere in less than a month. On Oct. 17, Donald Jenkins, 45, of Beaumont, died after falling from scaffolding.

KPLC is working to gather more information.

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