three-vehicle crash

MARQUETTE, MI--   An NMU fraternity member hit by a vehicle during a charity event November 2 faces a long recovery time.

WLUC-TV reports Leo Maiorana is a 23-year-old sophomore and a member of Tau Kappa Epsilon. He was pushing a bathtub along M-28 near Shelter Bay as a fundraiser for St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital when a car hit a safety vehicle behind him. Maiorana was struck by the safety vehicle and thrown from the scene.  

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Two people suffered non-life-threatening injuries in a three-vehicle crash in Marquette Township Monday. 

MARQUETTE, MI--   Three vehicles had to be towed from a Marquette intersection, following a crash Wednesday. 

City Police say it happened around 2:20 p.m. at McClellan Avenue and West Washington Street. They say Carrie Reynolds, 45, of Negaunee was westbound on Washington when she failed to stop at the red light. She struck a vehicle driven by Jennifer Deiter, 42, of Marquette, which was trying to turn left onto McClellan. A vehicle driven by Addie Goymerac, 43, of Negaunee was also waiting to turn left. It was struck by the first two vehicles.

FORSYTH TOWNSHIP, MI--   Only minor injuries are reported in a three-vehicle crash in Forsyth Township.

Forsyth Police say it happened Thursday at about 6:40 p.m. on M-35 near Seass Drive. A southbound vehicle was stopped in the roadway, waiting to make a left-hand turn, when it was rear-ended by a truck. The first 

vehicle then rolled over the struck a northbound vehicle.

Police say all occupants were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash.

The driver of the truck was cited for failure to yield.

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Michigan State Police are investigating a Negaunee Township crash involving three vehicles, one pedestrian, and two dogs.  

BREITUNG TOWNSHIP, MI--   State Police from the Iron Mountain Post are investigating a three-vehicle crash in Breitung Township. 

Troopers say Saturday around 5:40 p.m. two vehicles were northbound on Pine Mountain Road. The lead vehicle had stopped to wait for a southbound vehicle to pass so it could turn left onto KO Swanson Drive when it was struck from behind by the second vehicle. The first vehicle was pushed off the roadway. The second vehicle veered into the oncoming lane and was hit in the passenger side by the southbound car.

MACKINAC COUNTY, MI--   Two people were killed in a multiple-vehicle crash on US-2 in Mackinac County Monday.

L'ANSE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Several people were injured in a three-vehicle accident in Baraga County Wednesday.

Around 8:30 p.m. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a crash on US-41 and Canyon Falls in L’Anse Township. They say a northbound vehicle driven by Ryan Thomas, 32, of Marquette hit a southbound vehicle driven by James Tricka, 55, of Bessemer, head-on.  Tricka’s vehicle was then hit by a northbound semi driven by Brad Trudell, 39, of Calumet. 

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, MI--   Another crash has been reported at a Marquette Township intersection.

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office says three vehicles were involved in the accident on US-41 at Brickyard Road Monday.

Just before 6 p.m. an eastbound Elantra driven by Clifton Howard, 23, of Marquette rear-ended a Chevy Silverado driven by John Clements, 66, of L’Anse, which was stopped at the red light.  The force of the impact pushed the Silverado into the back of a Mazda driven by Richard Cox, 63, of Ishpeming.

No injuries are reported.