Fatal traffic crash in Michigamme Township

Michigamme Township – A Fenton woman is dead following a multi-vehicle accident on U.S. 41 on Saturday.

Three others were injured in the crash, which occurred at about 6 p.m. in Michigamme Township.

Police say the 20-year-old driver of a westbound 2005 Pontiac Aztek lost control and collided with two eastbound vehicles.

The driver of the Aztek suffered fatal injuries. Her 19-year old passenger was transported to UP Health Systems-Marquette with serious injuries.

Two others were transported to UP Health Systems-Bell.

The accident is still under investigation.

Several agencies, including Anttila’s Towing, the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office, UP Health Systems, Michigamme/Spur First Responders, Marquette County 131, Michigamme Fire, Champion Fire and the Marquette County Road Commission assisted at the scene.