July 10, 2017 – Brownsville, WI – At 12:44 pm on Thursday, July 6, 2017 the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of an industrial accident that took place at Michels Corporation, 817 Main Street Brownsville, WI involving Treston P. Isham, 20, of Fond du lac.
First Responders arrived to provide care for Isham, but he was pronounced dead at the scene by the Dodge County Medical Examiner. Investigation showed that a sub-contractor of Michels Corporation, All Tools, LLC of Fond du Lac, was cleaning pipes. One of the pipes fell off a jack and slid into Isham causing fatal injuries. Sheriff’s Office deputies, along with the Dodge County Medical Examiner’s Office, conducted the investigation into the incident.
Michels Corporation and All Tools, LLC will be working closely to cooperate with OSHA officials in further investigation of the incident.
Further questions should be directed to Michels Corporation.