HILLSDALE COUNTY, Mich. – The Michigan State Police and the Jonesville City Fire Department are investigating a death by electrocution in Hillsdale County.
Police say the incident occurred in the 2000 block of Chicago Road in Scipio Township in Jonesville Michigan.
DEATH INVESTIGATION: Troopers from the Jackson Post are investigating a death in the 2000 block of Chicago Rd in Scipio Twp, Hillsdale County that occurred at approximately 8:00 am today. Troopers were dispatched to assist Jonesville City Fire Department. 1/3— MSP First District (@MSPFirstDist) August 9, 2022
Officials say the incident occurred on Tuesday (Aug. 9) around 8 a.m. when a 28-year-old man living in the area died after coming in contact with a live-down power line.
Police say a female, 25, was found injured at the scene and was later airlifted to the hospital.
Updates will be posted as they become available.