One dead after two vehicle crash

MORAN TOWNSHIP –This morning there was a crash that involved one death and two vehicles in Mackinac County.

Troopers from the St. Ignace Post investigated a two vehicle crash on US-2 west of St. Ignace at 8 a.m. Thursday.

The crash involved a westbound pickup truck and an eastbound minivan. The driver of the minivan crossed the center line on snow covered, icy roads and was struck by the westbound pickup truck.

The driver of the minivan was taken to Straits Area Hospital where she later passed away due to her injuries. While the driver and passenger in the truck were also taken to the same hospital and treated for minor injuries.

Weather conditions were a contributing factor in the accident and alcohol is not believed to be involved in this incident.

Names of those involved are being withheld pending notification of the family members of the deceased.