Fatal crash in Menominee County

Oct 21, 2016

HARRIS TOWNSHIP, MI--   An elderly Menominee County man has been killed in a traffic accident in Harris Township.

State Police from the Gladstone Post say it happened Thursday around 8:30 p.m. on US2/41 west of the 557 intersection. 

Witnesses say a westbound pickup truck driven by Wayne Miller, 84, of Spaulding crashed into the back of a tractor trailer that was making a left turn into a private drive.  Miller was pronounced dead at the scene.  The driver of the semi, a 52-year-old from Wilson, MI, was not injured.

Troopers say alcohol was not a factor in the accident, which remains under investigation.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to call State Police at 906-428-4412.