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A single-vehicle rollover in Negaunee. (photo: Tina Anthony)

(MARQUETTE, MI) – Great Lakes Radio News – Marquette County authorities responded to a rollover accident yesterday afternoon in Negaunee, MI.  Here’s the story from the newsroom:

 

A MARQUETTE COUNTY WOMAN WAS ARRESTED AFTER A SINGLE-VEHICLE ROLLOVER ACCIDENT YESTERDAY AFTERNOON.  THE ACCIDENT HAPPENED AROUND 4:50 PM ON EAST MAAS STREET NEAR THE NEGAUNEE CEMETERY WHEN A JEEP CHEROKEE, DRIVEN BY AN UNIDENTIFIED ISHPEMING WOMAN, WENT OUT OF CONTROL, LEFT THE ROADWAY AND ROLLED OVER.  THE DRIVER WAS TRAPPED INSIDE THE VEHICLE AND HAD TO BE EXTRICATED BY RESCUERS. 

SHE WAS TAKEN TO M-G-H FOR TREATMENT OF MINOR INJURIES AND WAS LATER RELEASED.  SHE WAS THEN ARRESTED AND TAKEN INTO CUSTODY FOR DRIVING WITH A SUSPENDED LICENSE.  ADDITIONAL CHARGES ARE PENDING AS POLICE BELIEVE ALCOHOL AND EXCESSIVE SPEED WERE FACTORS IN THE ACCIDENT. 

THE WOMAN’S NAME IS BEING WITHHELD PENDING FURTHER INVESTIGATION.