MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Authorities in the Copper Country are reporting a motorcycle accident that injured a downstate woman yesterday afternoon.
The accident happened on US-41 in Houghton County’s Chassell Township just after noon when 56-year-old Kristie Darling of Leslie was northbound on her motorcycle and swerved to avoid a deer.
She ended up laying the bike down on the highway and sustained some minor injuries. She was taken to Portage Health Systems in Hancock for treatment of those injuries and was released.
Great Lakes Radio – Trusted Northern Michigan News Source Since 1997