Worker dies after fall at Dearborn Works steel mill

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Posted at 8:08 AM, Jul 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-16 08:08:36-04

(WXYZ) — A worker at the Dearborn Works steel mill died on Friday morning after a fall.

A spokesperson for Cleveland-Cliffs said the employee was conducting maintenance activity in the plan and experienced a fall. The employee was taken to the hospital but died of their injuries.

An investigation is underway from Cleveland-Cliffs, the UAW, OSHA and local authorities, the spokesperson said.