Drugs/alcohol may be factors in Chocolay crash, officials say

Oct 25, 2017

CHOCOLAY TOWNSHIP, MI--   One person was taken to the hospital, following a head-on crash in Chocolay Township.

Chocolay Police responded around 8:25 p.m. Tuesday to M-28 near Lakewood Lane. Both vehicles suffered extensive damage and had to be towed from the scene.

The driver of the eastbound vehicle was taken to UPHS-Marquette for treatment. The driver of the westbound vehicle was not injured.

Officers say alcohol and controlled substances are believed to be factors in the crash. The driver of the westbound vehicle was arrested at the scene. Charges are being sought against both drivers for driving under the influence of an intoxicating substance.