31-year-old killed in crash Sunday

MUNISING — Speed is believed to be a factor in the death of a Wetmore man after the go-cart type vehicle he was riding in reportedly collided with an unoccupied parked vehicle at 9:45 p.m. Sunday.

Troy White, 31, died at the scene as a result of injuries sustained in the crash, which occurred on Powell Lake Road near Lost Lake Road in Munising township, according to a Michigan State Police news release.

White was the passenger in a go-cart driven by a 15-year-old male from Munising.

The driver — a minor — is not being identified by police authorities. The driver was transported to UP Health System in Marquette where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries, the release stated.

The Michigan State Police were assisted at the scene by the Munising Police Department, Munising Township Fire Department, and Alger County EMS.