Man Impaled By Fence After Falling From Roof

IONIA COUNTY, MI (WLNS) – A man fell from the roof of a lumber yard and onto a fence post that impaled much of his upper body.

It happened this around 9 a.m. Wednesday at a lumber yard in Ionia County’s Campbell Township.

That’s just southeast of Lowell. According to the Ionia County Sheriff, the fence post pierced the man’s body and impaled him from his hip to shoulder.

The man was rushed to a hospital and there’s no word on his condition. The sheriff says the incident is not under investigation as it appears to have been just an accident.

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