Tschannen pleads to charges

Feb 14, 2018

CRYSTAL FALLS, MI--   An Iron River man charged in a crash that seriously injured a Watersmeet woman has entered a plea. 

Theodore Tschannen, 63, is accused of exiting his driveway and hitting a vehicle on US-2 in November. He was charged with operating while intoxicated, causing serious injury, operating with a high blood alcohol content—3rd offense, and open intoxicants.

Tschannen pleaded no contest to the first two charges. The 3rd offense and open intoxicants charges were dropped.

Sentencing is set for March 26.