Two sustain minor injuries in two-car collision US-41

NEGAUNEE — At approximately 6:10 p.m. on June 25, Negaunee City Police responded to a two-car personal injury accident.

The collision occurred when a tan Chevy Equinox, driven by Pamela Gantz of Negaunee, failed to stop at the red light of Baldwin Avenue and US-41, causing a collision. Witnesses say that Gantz failed to stop at the red light and attempted a westbound turn onto US-41 E.

Gantz collided with an eastbound Ford F-150, driven by Terry Oelfke of Ishpeming. Oelfke’s vehicle rolled over, causing minor injury to he and his wife. They were both transported to Bell Hospital by ambulance for treatment of injuries.

The accident is currently under investigation by the Negaunee City Police, who were assisted on scene by the Negaunee Fire Department, Michigan State Police, Ishpeming City Police, and an off-duty Marquette City Police Captain.