Michigan Man Dies in Minnesota Trench Collapse

A Michigan man is dead after a trench he was working in in Minnesota collapsed on top of him.

Investigators say the man was installing underground piping on a farm near Madelia Monday when there was a major cave-in, completely burying the 28-year-old worker.

His name hasn’t been released, but we do know he was working for North Dakota-based Vortex Drain & Tile Co.

Stay with Northern Michigan’s News Leader as we work to bring you more information on this accident.