Pair injured in Negaunee vehicle crash

Victims transported to hospital for treatment of injuries

NEGAUNEE — Both drivers were injured in a two-vehicle accident at about 10:25 a.m. Saturday at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Teal Lake Avenue.

The Negaunee Police Department said that after responding to the intersection for a two-car personal-injury accident, they determined a westbound gray Toyota Corola driven by a 28-year-old Marquette man veered left across the center turn lane and crashed head-on into a tan Hyundai Santa Fe driven by a 48-year-old woman from Ishpeming.

Both drivers suffered multiple broken bones from the crash and were being treated for serious injuries at UP Health System-Marquette.

The accident is currently under investigation for possible criminal charges.

The Negaunee City Police Department was assisted at the scene by the Negaunee Fire Department, Michigan State Police, Marquette County Sheriff’s Office and UPHS-Marquette EMS.


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