One Injured In Marquette County Car Accident

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GLR News Update

Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a one car crash on M-35 near County Road MK in Richmond Township this morning.

A 27-year-old Palmer man was southbound on M-35 in a 2005 Kia Optima around 9:40 a.m.

The car crossed the center line on a curve, left the road, went into the ditch and struck several trees.

The driver sustained numerous non-life threatening injuries and was taken to U.P. Health System-Marquette.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, and charges are expected to be filed against the driver pending blood test results.

The driver’s name has not been released.