A Pentwater man dies in an industrial accident.
Yesterday morning, 37-year-old, Michael Alan Douglas, was aboard a barge being pulled by a tug boat, on Lake Michigan, near Ludington. The barge was transporting ash from Muskegon to Charlevoix. Michigan State Police Hart Post say the man was working mechanical maintenance on a conveyor system when he became entangled in the machine. The captain of the tug boat, notified police and the US Coast Guard regarding the accident, which is still under investigation.