Car pins, kills man in Houghton County

Apr 29, 2013

CALUMET TOWNSHIP, MI--   The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department investigated an accidental death in Calumet Township over the weekend.  

Deputies responded Saturday around 6:45 a.m.  to a report of a man trapped under a vehicle on Boundary Street.  It appears the man—identified as Michael Joseph Lynch, 49—was working on the car when it rolled off its ramps and pinned him underneath. 

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Calumet Fire and Rescue.