Hays State Prison maintenance man killed

Hays State Prison maintenance man killed

July 8th, 2015 by Joy Lukachick Smith in Local Regional News

Hays State Prison

Hays State Prison

Photo by Dan Henry /Times Free Press.

A Hays State Prison maintenance worker was killed Tuesday in an accident on the prison grounds. 

The Department of Corrections confirmed that Dale Mitchell, who has worked for the prison system for 25 years, died Tuesday. But officials wouldn't say how he died. 

A former officer with inside knowledge of the situation said Mitchell was killed in an accident while working on the grounds. 

Mitchell's death is still under investigation.

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