20-year-old man dies after industrial accident at Michels Corporation in Brownsville
BROWNSVILLE — A 20-year-old man died as a result of an industrial accident at Michels Corporation in Brownsville.
The call came in around 12:45 p.m. from Michels, located at 817 Main Street (near Prospect Avenue).
The man died at the scene.
An investigation has revealed officials with a sub-contractor of Michels Corporation (All Tools, LLC of Fond du Lac) were cleaning pipes when one of the pipes fell off a jack and slid into the victim — causing fatal injuries.
The victim has been identified as Treston Isham.
Michels Corporation and All Tools, LLC will be working closely to cooperate with OSHA officials in further investigation of the incident.
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