Man killed in Cass Co. workplace accident

PENN TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A 19-year-old Marcellus man is dead after a workplace accident Thursday morning.

The Cass County Sheriff says that Rocky Stoner, 19, was moving a metal roof truss with another employee when the truss touched a nearby power line. Stoner was electrocuted and was pronounced dead at an area hospital. The other employee was using a forklift to move the truss and was not injured.

The accident remains under investigation.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.