Two injured in Sagola Township accident

Jan 24, 2014

SAGOLA TOWNSHIP, MI--   A 79-year-old Iron River woman was ejected from a vehicle after it crashed in Dickinson County Thursday.  

Troopers from the Iron Mountain Post say the accident happened around 4:05 p.m. at the intersection of M-95 and M-69 East in Sagola Township. 

A vehicle driven by Russell Westman, 59, of Iron River was westbound when he drove through the intersection.  The vehicle went into the ditch and over an embankment, coming to rest near some railroad tracks. 

Westman’s passenger—Grace Westman, 79—was ejected from the vehicle.  Both were taken to ‘dickinson county memorial hospital’ and treated for their injuries.