Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Marquette County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a single-vehicle accident late last night in Marquette Township.
22-year-old Cody Bigger of Marquette was northbound on County Road 550 near Middle Island Point just after 11:00 p.m. when his vehicle crossed the center line, left the roadway and struck a street sign and several trees before coming to a stop.
A portion of the street sign came into the vehicle through the windshield and hit Bigger, who sustained some injuries.
He was taken to Marquette General Hospital for treatment.
Deputies say Bigger nay have fallen asleep at the wheel.
Alcohol and excessive speed were not factors and the accident remains under investigation.