GALAX, Va. -

A man is dead after a work accident left him trapped in a piece of machinery in Galax on Wednesday.

The accident happened around 2:45 p.m. at American Mirror. The industrial glass and mirrors company is located on East Stuart Drive.

Benjamin Lee Hancock of Carroll County died at the scene.

Medical examiners are trying to determine the cause of death.

Police and the Virginia Department of Labor and Industry are both looking into what happened.