Driver failing to yield causes roll over accident in Negaunee

NEGAUNEE — The Negaunee City Police Department responded to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of Healy Ave. and Rail St.

A 2011 Ford Fusion driven by 40-year-old male from Albion was travelling west on County Road 480 where the driver failed to stop at the intersection. A 2017 Equinox driven by a 20-year-old female from Negaunee was traveling on Ann St. crossing the intersection towards Healy Ave. where it then was struck on the passenger side by the Ford Fusion causing the Equinox to roll over.

The driver of the Equinox complained of minor injuries and would seek her own treatment. The male driver was not injured.

The driver of the Ford Fusion was cited for failing to yield.

The Negaunee City Police Department was assisted on scene by the Negaunee City Fire Department, Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, UP Health Systems – Bell, and Anttila’s towing.