Matthew McFarland


Age: 43

longtime foreman at the scandal-scarred Water Treatment Plant in Flint, Michigan who had been questioned by investigators looking into whether officials deliberately downplayed the dangers posed by the lead in Flint's drinking water and was previously interviewed as part of the ongoing investigation into the city's water crisis, whose co-worker Michael Glasgow was recently charged with tampering with evidence and willful neglect of duty for allegedly filing false reports to the state about water quality.

Cause of Death: Drug intoxication due to a hypertension-related heart disease

Born: May 19, 1972

Died: April 16, 2016

Otter Lake, Michigan