HOUSTON (FOX 26) - The Dow Chemical Company released the following statement on Friday:
Dow is deeply saddened to report that an unresponsive contract employee was found at the Texas Operations manufacturing facility today, and was later declared deceased. The name has not yet been released, pending notification of family. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues during this extremely difficult time. An investigation is underway to determine the cause.
The Dow Texas Operations building is located on North Brazosport Boulevard near the Nolan Ryan Expressway (State Highway 288) in Freeport.