An individual experiencing a medical problem died in the parking lot of Ottumwa’s JBS facility Thursday night.
According to the Ottumwa Police Department, emergency personnel were called to the parking lot and discovered a passenger inside a vehicle with a severe medical issue. The driver of the vehicle pulled into the JBS parking lot from Highway 34 to request assistance.
Police say JBS employees called 911 and began administering medical aid to the victim. The victim did not survive. Police do not suspect foul play. Authorities say the deceased was not an employee of JBS.