Man killed after garage door failure near Kent City

Kent County

TYRONE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed after a garage door fell on him at a rural property in northwest Kent County Monday evening, deputies said.

It happened just before 7:30 p.m. in Tyrone Township on 22nd Mile Road NW near Kenowa Avenue, where the township airport previously was.  

The Kent County Sheriff’s Department said 18-year-old Jordan Kamp of Walker was with two friends on a rural property with a large outbuilding with a hanger garage-style door.

The garage door had a mechanical failure and fell on the victim. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Several surrounding agencies responded to the scene.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Top Stories On

Know something newsworthy? Report It!

News 8 Links