Houghton Co. Sheriff Dies After Accident In Home

Houghton County in the Upper Peninsula is mourning the loss of one of their long-time sheriffs this morning.

Sheriff Brian McLean died after an accident at his home on Saturday.

Information is limited, but McLean suffered serious injuries in the accident.

His neighbors worked to perform life saving actions while they waited for help to arrive.

McLean was taken to a hospital in Marquette in critical condition where he later died.

He was first elected in 1996.