Pond Road

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Three people—two of them Michigan State Police troopers—were taken to the hospital, following a three-vehicle crash in Negaunee Township.

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says Tuesday around 10:50 p.m. the troopers’ patrol vehicle, its emergency lights on, was stationary in the inside lane of US-41 near Pond Road providing traffic control for a prior crash.  A Chevy Malibu driven by Trevor Witty, 19, of Munising was in the process of passing a Dodge Charger when his vehicle lost control.  It hit the Charger then careened in the patrol vehicle.

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI--   State Police are reporting a two-vehicle crash in Negaunee Township. 

Troopers say the accident on US-41 near Pond Road happened Tuesday around 8:50 a.m.  Peter Comment, 38, of Marquette was westbound on US-41 when his vehicle traveled through the median and into the eastbound lanes.  He hit another vehicle driven by Paul Wolfson, 67, of Ishpeming.

Wolfson sought his own treatment.  Comment was taken to UP Health System Marquette for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. 

The crash remains under investigation.  

Negaunee Township, MI - A Negaunee man is injured following a car-semi accident on US-41 near the old airport. Sheriff’s deputies say the accident happened yesterday at about 4:30pm near Pond Road when a Ford Taurus rear-ended the semi as the truck was preparing to make a left turn off the highway. Both vehicles were travelling west on US-41 when the semi slowed for another vehicle that was turning onto the the median. The truck then began to speed up when it was struck by the Taurus.