Rollover accident sends man to hospital, road closed

IRON MOUNTAIN — The Iron Mountain Fire and Iron Mountain Police Departments were dispatched to a rollover personal injury accident with entrapment just before 7:00 a.m. Thursday.

Responders arrived at Lehman Avenue, east of Wickman Drive, and located a UTV/Side by side that had rolled over several times in the ditch on the north side of the roadway. A 50 year-old male from Iron Mountain was entrapped in the vehicle. He was transported to Dickinson County Hospital for treatment of serious life threatening injuries.

No further information is being released at this time. Lehman Avenue will be closed and barricaded off for the next several hours while the investigation continues.

Michigan State Police, Breitung Township R-300 and Beacon Ambulance assisted on the scene.