Cement truck strikes pedestrian near Witch Lake

Aug 10, 2018

REPUBLIC TOWNSHIP, MI--   A man was hit by a cement truck on M-95 in Marquette County Thursday.

Michigan State Police from the Negaunee Post responded to a site near Witch Lake in Republic Township on a report that a pedestrian was hit. Investigation revealed Dean Lindblom, 49, of Quinnesec was on foot when he was struck by a northbound Champion cement truck. The vehicle was driven by James Sargent, 52, of Iron Mountain.

Lindblom was taken to UPHS-Marquette with non-life-threatening injuries.

Troopers were assisted at the scene by Republic Township Fire/EMS.