Two employees on Thursday entered a chocolate tank in an M

What sounds like a scene from Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory became fatal reality for two factory workers from the USA: The two men fell into a huge tank full of chocolate.

The incident happened Thursday at an M

staff hospitalized

The two men were then taken to a hospital. “One patient was transported by land and one person was transported by helicopter,” said Nick Schoenberger, deputy chief of Lancaster County’s emergency response center. The extent of her injuries is not known.

According to photojournalist Nathan Yerges, the two people were employees of the company. A spokesman for Mars Wrigley’s said the situation was now under control and was “very grateful for the quick work of first responders.”


It is not yet clear how the two employees fell into the chocolate tank. The factory produces a variety of confectionery including M

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Sources: CNN, “Rolling Stone”