Man dies after jumping from truck during fight with wife

ROTHBURY, Mich (WLNS)- Authorities say a man leaped from a truck and died while trying to get back to a party.

The Oceana County sheriff’s department say they responded to a 4:30 a.m. call today of a man along the side of a Rothbury road.

They also say while the 34-year-old was being treated his wife drove up and said that he had jumped from her truck. She indicated that they had just left a party and he wanted to return.

The sheriff’s department says that both of them were intoxicated. The man died while being taken to the hospital.

His 33-year-old wife was jailed and formal charges are pending.

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