Michigan Man Dies in Farm's Manure Pit
A 55-year-old man has died after being found in a manure pit on his dairy farm in Michigan's Thumb region.
The Tuscola County sheriff's office says in a release that firefighters found the man Friday and he was "beyond any medical assistance."
The pit is about a dozen feet deep and had a foot to 16 inches of liquid manure at the bottom.
Rainbow Creek Farms co-owner Diane Foley confirmed to MLive.com that her husband, Steve Foley, was the victim. She says her husband's death "was an accident."
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