Fatal Accident in Dickinson County

One man is dead after an accident in Dickinson County Saturday. Troopers from the michigan state police post in iron mountain responded to the accident just before 2:30 Saturday afternoon. The accident happened in Sagola Township in Dickinson County on M-69 near M-95.

According to police, a 54 year old male was driving west on M-69 when he crossed the center line into the path of a logging truck. The driver of the pickup died from his injuries, the driver of the logging truck was taken to Dickinson County Hospital.

Assisting on the scene were the Michigan State Police Motor Carrier Unit, the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department, Sagola Township Fire Department, Starr Ambulance, Felch Fire Department, and the U.P. Environmental Services