Fatal accident near Crystal Falls

The Michigan State Police is continuing its investigation of a crash that killed a man on Thursday morning.

Police say 91-year-old Harold Foucault, of Crystal Falls, was struck by a vehicle and fatally injured on M-69 and Hope Mine Road in Mansfield Township.  The accident occurred at approximately 11:05 a.m.

The vehicle involved was a police vehicle from Iron County Sheriff’s Department.

No additional information is being released as the accident remains under investigation.

Assisting on the scene of the incident was the Michigan State Police Motor Carrier Division, Crystal Falls Police and Fire Department, DNR Conservation Division, Northstar E.M.S. and the Michigan State Police Advanced Accident Investigators.