Oceana Man Dead After Accident at Midland Landfill

Police say an Oceana County man has died after an accident while working at another city’s landfill.

Officers says they were dispatched along with EMS crews to the city of Midland’s landfill just before 9 a.m. Thursday morning.

They say there was a report of an injured man.

Midland firefighters found the injured man, who was from the village of Hesperia, dead at the scene.

Police say he was a private contractor doing work in the area and believe it was an accidental death.

They are waiting to release his name once family has been notified.