Carolyn Fleegle

Explosion At Kraft Foods In Coshocton Injures Worker

by Carolyn Fleegle on December 23, 2009

A Coshocton man is injured in an early morning explosion at the Kraft Foods plant on South 2nd Street in Coshocton.

It happened just before 4:00 a.m Wednesday.

According to the Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office 48-year-old Mark Krebs was flown to Ohio State University Medical Center for treament of unknown injuries.

His condition wasn’t immediately available.

Authorities say a smoker in the rear of the plant malfunctioned causing a large explosion.

The incident remains under investigation.