June 3, 2014 at 8:56 am

Authorities: Worker crushed at steel plant, dies near Saginaw

Buena Vista Township — Authorities say a worker has died after being crushed at a steel plant near Saginaw.

The Saginaw News reports crews responded about 9:45 p.m. Monday to Peerless Steel in Saginaw County’s Buena Vista Township and the man was dead at the scene. Fire department Captain Craig Gotham says steel rolled onto the man.

The death at the plant about 80 miles northwest of Detroit is under investigation. The man’s name wasn’t immediately released.