Man dies in fall at grain elevator

Posted at 2:49 PM, Jul 14, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-14 15:42:38-04

VICKSBURG, Mich. – One man is dead after a fall at a grain elevator in Vicksburg.

The incident happened at about 9:45am at H&H Feed and Grain on Portage Road.

Deputies with the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office say that the man was looking at a new office area of the mill that was under construction.  He fell as he was stepping down to a lower platform and fell about 15 feet.

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office reports that the incident appears to have been an accident.  MIOSHA is on the scene, investigating.