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Woman Dies After Scarf Gets Caught In Machine

From the Chicago Sun Times:
CHICAGO (STNG) ― An Edgewater woman died Monday morning after her scarf reportedly became entangled in a machine at a West Side Garfield Park neighborhood envelope factory where she worked, authorities said. Monica Monnie, 61, of 6143 N. Kenmore Ave., was pronounced dead at 9:34 a.m. at Mount Sinai Hospital, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. A scarf Monnie was wearing became caught in a machine at an envelope factory at 500 N. Sacramento Blvd., according to the medical examiner’s office. A spokesman for the Gaw O’Hara Envelope Company, which is listed at the Sacramento address, was not immediately available to comment. Harrison Area detectives, Wood District police and police News Affairs had no information on the incident Tuesday at 2 a.m. An autopsy is scheduled for later Tuesday.


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