Man killed in scaffolding collapse at Michigan airport

A scaffolding collapse at at Michigan airport left one man dead. The accident occurred right before the new year at Pellston Regional Airport.

A 61-year-old man was killed in the accident when he and several other workers were trapped underneath the collapsed scaffolding wall and concrete blocks.

The workers were constructing a concrete wall when the scaffolding went down. Officials from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration are going to conduct a full investigation into the accident.

Construction accidents can happen if equipment is not set up correctly and can result in serious injuries