Fatal Accident in Delta County


    Fatal accident in Delta CountyMARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News)Authorities in Delta County have released an update of a fatal traffic accident that happened yesterday morning in Escanaba Township.

    According to the Delta County Sheriff’s Department, the accident happened around 8:45 yesterday morning on County Road 426, near D-12 road, about six miles south of Cornell.

    Deputies say a southbound pickup truck, driven by 47–year–old Ronald Sanville of Cornell, collided with another truck that had stalled and was parked partially on the roadway.

    19–year–old Lukas Sanville of Cornell died in the crash.  Ronald Sanville was taken to OSF St. Francis Hospital for treatment of a head injury and was last listed in good condition.

    The Sheriff’s Department says no one was inside the parked truck.  County Road 426 was closed for more than three hours as police investigated the accident.

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