SHELBY TWP. (WWJ) – Police are investigating after a 23-year-old man was killed in an industrial accident in Macomb County.

The incident happened around 6 a.m. Wednesday at Colonial Plastics Inc. on Filomena Drive, near 23 Mile and Schoenherr Road in Shelby Township.

According to police, the man was trying to clear an obstruction in a stamping press when the machine cycled to stamp a part, crushing him in the process. The man is from Washington Township, although his name was not immediately released.

Other circumstances surrounding the incident are unknown.

An investigation is ongoing.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and for the latest.


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