One injured in car-deer accident

A Mohawk man is recovering from injuries he suffered today in an early morning accident.

The Houghton County Sheriff’s Department says 52-year-old Scott John Laurie was traveling south on US-41 by Lake Annie Road in Franklin Township when he swerved to miss a deer.

He subsequently left the roadway and rolled his vehicle.

The accident happened around 4:15am.

Laurie was taken by Mercy Ambulance to Portage Health for minor injuries.

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