BRUCE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — An employee at a manufacturing plant died when a 25,000-pound manufacturing mold fell onto him inside the plant, authorities said.
Macomb County Sheriff’s deputies who were called Tuesday morning to Romeo RIM Inc. found the man dead inside the Bruce Township plant. Officials later identified the deceased worker as David Spano, 42.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Will You Get A Fourth Relief Payment?
Bruce Township Fire Chief David Witgen said it appears Spano died instantly when the manufacturing mold fell from one of the plant’s interior walls and struck him.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victim and his family,” Witgen said.
The sheriff’s office said in a statement that Spano’s death “appears to be a tragic accident” and the Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration has been contacted about the workplace fatality.READ MORE: Unemployment In Michigan: 30,816 New Jobless Claims Filed Last Week
Romeo Rim provides custom injection molding services and makes polyurethane parts for the automotive, transportation, agriculture and construction industries.If Kids Are Able To Get COVID Vaccine, Health Department May Re-Evaluate Michigan’s Re-Opening Plan
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