Clare City Volunteer Firefighter Dies in Workplace Accident
A Clare city volunteer firefighter has died after working on a tire that exploded.
The Isabella County Sheriff’s Office says Ethan Gage died at the Fair Salvage Company Monday.
The sheriff’s office is calling this a work-related death.
They say he was using a tire changing machine to replace some farm implement tires when it exploded, hitting his face.
Gage was 26 years old.
He leaves behind a wife and two young children.