Metro Detroit man killed when blade on cement saw he was using came off

Posted at 9:16 AM, Sep 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-14 13:40:55-04

Troy police say a man using a cement saw was killed in a tragic accident on Wednesday afternoon.

According to police, the man was working to remove an inground pool in the 600 block of Sylvan Wood, just off of Rochester Rd.

He was using the cement saw and the blade came off, hitting him in the neck and killing him.

The Michigan Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the incident.