Driver injured in two-vehicle accident

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — One person was taken to the hospital after a two-vehicle accident Friday night in Marquette Township.

The accident happened at the intersection of US-41 West and Commerce Drive just after 7:00 p.m. According to the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, a black Honda CRV driven by Eliza Groll, 21, from Marquette, was driving east on US-41, when she was unable to stop for a red light due to her rate of speed.

Groll’s vehicle entered the intersection and struck a southbound pickup truck driven by Amy Hamila, 41, of Marquette. Both vehicles suffered major damage.

Groll was taken by ambulance to UP Health System – Marquette due to complaints of head and leg pain. Hamila was not injured.