20-year-old man dead following industrial accident in Dodge County
A 20-year-old man is dead following an industrial accident in Dodge County.
At 12:44 pm on Thursday, July 6, 2017, the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of an industrial accident that took place at Michels Corporation, 817 Main Street Brownsville, WI involving a 20-year-old male.
First Responders arrived to provide care for the victim but was declared deceased at the scene.
Investigation showed that a sub-contractor of Michels Corporation (All Tools, LLC of Fond du Lac) were cleaning pipes.
One of the pipes fell off a jack and slid into the victim causing fatal injuries.
The name of the victim is being withheld pending notification of family members.
Michels Corporation and All Tools, LLC will be working closely to cooperate with OSHA officials in further investigation of the incident.
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