Fatal Wreck on US-45

A Minnesota man died in an accident in Ontonagon County this morning.

According to Michigan State Police from the Wakefield Post, the 36-year-old man lost control of his vehicle on US-45 about ten miles north of Bruce Crossing.

He crossed the center line and hit a northbound semi.

The truck driver was treated at Aspirus Ontonagon Hospital and released.

The incident is still under investigation, but police say road and weather conditions were factors.