The missing man is 27-year old Kent Morton of Garden City. He was part of a crew doing paint and welding work on the center span of the bridge when he fell about 1:45 p.m.
A pilot whose plane crashed into Lake Huron spent nearly a full day in the water because an air-traffic controller and Coast Guard rescuers were confused about where he had ditched his single-engine aircraft, according to a sheriff’s report.
Horses, sheep, dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, chickens and a goat were being examined by veterinarians following their rescue from a Livingston County barn and house.
Authorities rescued three adults and six children from Partridge Island in Lake Superior who had been on the water in a 12-foot boat.
The quick action of Macomb County Sheriff deputies is being credited with saving a woman from a house fire in Mount Clemens.
Two dozen people were rescued from a burning apartment building in Ann Arbor, many of them U of M students.
One neighborhood near downtown Lansing is more like a lake, Thursday, after feet of water flooded the streets.
The pilot of a small plane who floated in Lake Huron for 17 hours after his plane went down, is talking to WWJ.
A fishing boat, called Eagles Nest, rescued the pilot about nine miles off Harbor Beach, according to USCG Petty Officer Lauren Jorgensen.
Emergency crews have pulled a man from a small private lake in Milford Township.