LAKEVILLE, Minn. — Authorities are investigating the death of a woman in a Lakeville shock absorbers factory.

The incident occurred in the QA1 facility located at 21730 Hanover Avenue at around 1:44 p.m.

Sgt. Jeff Hanson from the Lakeville Police Department said a woman was trapped in a machine and died. He said he is not aware if she died while trapped in the machine or if she was removed and then died.

This is an open investigation, police said.