Man falls into large tank of sulfuric acid at South Lyon tube manufacturing facility

Posted at 9:58 AM, Feb 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-10 10:12:47-05

SOUTH LYON, Mich. (WXYZ) — A 54-year-old man was injured Saturday when police say he fell into a large vat of sulfuric acid at the Michigan Seamless Tube facility.

Information on what led to the man falling was not immediately available. Police say the worker was rushed to the University of Michigan Hospital in Ann Arbor after the incident. He's being treated in the burn unit.

South Lyon police are still investigating.