The six people killed Thursday, Jan. 28, in a nitrogen leak at Foundation Food Group have been identified by the Hall County Sheriff’s Office.
The six victims, five men and one woman, were:
Saulo Suarez-Bernal, 41, of Dawsonville
Jose DeJesus Elias-Cabrera, 45, of Gainesville
Corey Alan Murphy, 35, of Clermont
Nelly Perez-Rafael, 28, of Gainesville
Victor Vellez, 38, of Gainesville
Edgar Vera-Garcia, 28, of Gainesville
The bodies were transported to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for an autopsy.
The Sheriff’s Office is still investigating.
A Gofundme page has been set up to assist families affected by the incident.
DCN Regional Staff will be working to update this developing story.