Man killed in Sylvan Lake industrial accident

One employee for a landscaping company was killed after being involved in a industrial accident in Sylvan Lake.

Officials with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Department have stated that the accident occurred at 9 a.m. at Aquafina Landscaping. The man was working on a Bobcat when the raised bucket struck him in the head.

The man was pronounced dead on the scene by emergency officials. The investigation into the accident is still underway at this time.

Industrial equipment can cause serious injury and change the lives of many. Our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim at this time.