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Man dies in workplace accident

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) The St. Joseph County Sheriffs Office says a 30-year-old male from Elkhart, Indiana has died after a workplace accident in Mottville Twp.

The Sheriffs Office says that the man was working at Andersons in Mottville Township, loading railcars when he lost his footing and fell into a hopper car.

That man was rescued by coworkers who called 911 and started CPR.

First responders continued resuscitation efforts, but the man was declared dead at the scene.

The incident is under investigation by MIOSHA.

The victims name has not been released.