UPDATE: Multiple vehicle accident on M-28

UPDATE — Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 4:00 P.M. EDT

Three vehicles were involved in a personal injury accident that caused multiple non-life threatening injuries.

Around 10:30 A.M. on Tuesday morning, emergency crews were called to the area between Lakewood Lane and the entrance of Ojibwa Casino on M-28 on a report of a person injury accident. Upon arrival, it was found that three vehicles, including two SUV’s and an Astro U.P. moving van were involved. The moving van was heading eastbound when it rear ended one of the SUV’s that was attempting to turn left into a private driveway, this sent that vehicle into a westbound SUV.

The driver and passenger of the vehicle attempting to turn, were both transported to UP Health System Marquette by EMS for non-life threatening injuries. The two occupants of the westbound vehicle sought their own treatment. The driver of the delivery van was cited for violation of the basic speed law and was not injured.


CHOCOLAY TOWNSHIP — Three vehicles were involved in a personal injury accident that has caused multiple injuries.

Around 10:15 A.M. on Tuesday morning, emergency crews were called to the area between Lakewood Lane and the Ojibwa Casino entrance on M-28 on a report of a person injury accident. Upon arrival, it was found that three vehicles, including two SUV’s and an Astro U.P. moving van were involved.

Multiple injuries have been reported and one passenger was extricated from an SUV using the Jaws of Life. Eyewitnesses tell ABC 10, the moving van rear ended one of the SUV’s that was attempting to turn left into a private driveway, this sent that vehicle into the other SUV.

Chocolay Township Police were assisted by Chocolay Township Fire and Rescue, KBIC Police, MSP and UPHS EMS. Several good Samaritans stopped and assisted aid to the injured parties until Emergency personnel arrived.