Officials say the 54-year-old lineman was electrocuted after coming in contact with a power line in Monroe County.
According Michigan State Police, the accident happened around 9:30 a.m. on the southbound lanes near Dunbar Road.
The Coast Guard says it got word early Saturday of a man adrift on an ice floe off Sterling State Park in Monroe County’s Frenchtown Township.
The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department asking for the public’s help in locating a known bank robbery suspect.
Police say one teen was killed and another was critically injured when their vehicle collided with a semi-truck along Telegraph Road.
Police say a man who was caught red-handed burglarizing a Macomb County home in broad daylight was swiftly taken into custody after running away from the scene.
Online postings for job openings in southeast Michigan in 2013 grew more than 112 percent over 2012, according to data released this week by the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan.
A man faces sentencing next year in Monroe County after entering a plea agreement in three slayings from 1972.
Police hoping the public can help them locate two suspects who tried to steal an ATM from a gas station in Monroe County.
Monroe County health officials are calling it an “epidemic” — the proliferation of fatal heroin overdoses that continue to claim young lives.