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Thu July 19, 2012
Names released in car-pedestrian accident in Ishpeming
(ISHPEMING)- The names have been released in a car-pedestrian accident in Ishpeming.
City police say 50-year old Richard Charles Jordan, of Ely Township, was the driver of a pick-up truck which struck a pedestrian crossing North Third Street yesterday.
The victim, 64-year old Linda Marie Vanginkel of National Mine, was taken to Marquette General Hospital where she remains in critical condition.
Police say Jordan was driving with a denied and revoked license at the time of the accident.
He was arraigned in 96th district court today… and bond was set at $100,000.
He remains lodged in the Marquette County jail.
A preliminary exam is scheduled for August 2nd.
The accident remains under investigation.