Man Hurt After Being Thrown From Forklift In Glen Arbor

A Manton man was sent to the hospital after being thrown from a forklift.

The accident happened Thursday morning in Glen Arbor.

Benzie County deputies say the man was unloading pallets of lumber from a semi-trailer.

While unloading one of the pallets, the forklift tipped forward, throwing the man into the metal frame of the forklift.

He walked into a nearby post office asking for help.

He was sent to the hospital for further treatment and is expected to be OK.