OSHA officials are investigating how a worker at a Bumble Bee Foods seafood plant ended up being cooked to death in an industrial oven.
The accident happened Thursday at the Bumble Bee Foods factory in Santa Fe Springs, California.
Police and fire personnel, responding to a 911 call from the business, found a worker dead inside a cooking device called a "steamer machine,” according to KTLA.
The victim was identified as Jose Malena, 62, a veteran employee at the company.
An initial investigation indicated that Malena “was fatally injured when he was cooked in an oven," according to OSHA.
OSHA is trying to determine how the man ended up in the oven and if there are any workplace safety regulatory violations.