UPDATE — JUNE 8, 2017 3:13 P.M. EST
Police have released the names of those involved in the accident on McClellan Avenue in Marquette Wednesday afternoon.
Officers from the Marquette City Police Department say Elsbet Davidson, 18, of Marquette was traveling North on McClellan when she crossed the center line and hit a southbound vehicle driven by seventy-nine year old Joan Lancour, also of Marquette.
Lancour’s vehicle hit a guardrail and turned on its side. She was extricated from the vehicle and did complain of injuries, the extent of which is unknown at this time. Davidson was found to be at fault for crossing left of center. Police do not believe alcohol, drugs or distracted driving were contributing factors to the accident.
MARQUETTE — Law enforcement officials are on the scene of a two-vehicle rollover accident.
Around 2 P.M., emergency crews responded to the area near the intersection of Center and McClellan Avenue in Marquette. Upon arriving on scene, it was found that a blue Toyota was heading southbound on McClellan when it suddenly swerved into the northbound lane. The driver of a red Ford Escape swerved to avoid the vehicle, causing it to run into a guardrail and eventually turned on its side.
The driver of the Ford Escape was taken to UP Health System Marquette by ambulance for unknown injuries and was extricated out of the vehicle using the jaws of life. The driver of the other vehicle was given a field sobriety test but was not arrested.
It is unknown at this time if the driver was cited for the accident.