Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s Office identified the driver of a vehicle that struck a utility pole on North Road. The driver of the vehicle is identified as John Argall, 65, of Negaunee. Investigation revealed that Argall became drowsy and drifted off the road striking the telephone pole. Argall was found at fault for the crash. Argall was transported to Bell Memorial Hospital treated and released for minor injuries.
North Road was closed for several hours while utility crews repaired the pole and worked to restore power.
The Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Negaunee Township Fire Dept., Bell EMS, and Marquette Board of Light & Power.