Man dies when pinned under vehicle in Calumet Township

HOUGHTON – A man was killed Saturday when he was pinned under a vehicle in Calumet Township, the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office said.

The victim, Michael J. Lynch, 49, appeared to be working on his car when it rolled off the ramps, pinning him, deputies said. Emergency responders were summoned at 6:45 a.m. to the report of a man trapped under a vehicle on Boundary Street in Calumet Township.

The sheriff’s office was assisted at the scene by Calumet Fire and Rescue and Mercy Ambulance Service.