One killed in Shingleton car crash

Jul 3, 2013

MUNISING TOWNSHIP, MI--   A single-vehicle accident in Alger County has claimed the life of the driver. 

Troopers from the Negaunee Post say the crash happened Wednesday around 2:40 a.m. on H-15 near Shingleton in Munising Township.  

Troopers arrived on the scene and found a 1999 Chevy Cavalier fully engulfed in flames.  After the fire was extinguished a single deceased individual was found inside the vehicle.  Their identity is being withheld, pending further investigation. 

Officials believe speed was a factor in the accident.

Troopers were assisted at the scene by Alger County EMS, the Alger County Sheriff’s Department, the Munising City Police Department, and the Munising Township Fire Department.