Michigan-OSHA is investigating a fatality involving a front-end loader at a road construction site.
Witnesses say 39-year-old Kenneth Ray Rockwell of Grand Rapids, MI, was thrown from a front-end loader when he lost control of the vehicle. The loader ran over him after he was thrown. He was pronounced dead at the scene in Garfield Township, MI.
Rockwell had been removing trees with the loader when it tipped over on a steep hill.
Rockwell worked for Anderson Tree Service, which is owned by his father.