Shelby Township police: Man killed in industrial accident at plastics company

23-year-old victim's name not yet released

By Halston Herrera - Digital news editor
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SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A 23-year-old man has died in what Shelby Township police are calling an industrial accident.

Police said the victim was trying to clear an obstruction from a press machine at Colonial Plastics early Wednesday morning when the machine crushed him.

The victim's name has not yet been released, but police said he was a Washington Township resident.

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