There are no bodies buried in the concrete supports of the Mackinac Bridge. Five workers died during the construction of the Mackinac Bridge. One died in a diving accident; one fell in a caisson while welding; one fell a couple of feet into the water and drowned; and two fell from a temporary catwalk near the top of north tower. All but one body was recovered. When the two workers fell from the temporary catwalk, they fell approximately 550 feet. One body was recovered immediately. A three-day search for the other worker ended without success.
- Michigan National Guard helicoptors to fly in the vicinity of the Mackinac Bridge Tuesday
- Brief Mackinac Bridge closures early Wednesday morning for equipment move
- Mackinac Bridge Authority update Wednesday on 2018 Annual Bridge Walk details
- May Traffic Report
- New video explains Mackinac Bridge Walk options, changes