Man, 28, dies after contact with food packaging machine in Lakeville

- A 28-year-old man working at a Lakeville, Minn. foodservice packaging plant died Sunday after suffering severe injuries from a packaging machine.

Osseo man Mitchell Robert Hauschlidt was working at Genpak at 8235 220th Street West when he came into contact with the machine, Lakeville police said. Police were dispatched at 7:43 a.m., and Hauschildt was airlifted to the North Memorial Trauma Center and died at the hospital later that day.

OSHA officials and Lakeville police are investigating.

Genpak's headquarters are located in Glens Falls, N.Y. and have 18 facilities throughout the United States and Canada.

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