Rollover accident sends one to hospital

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MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - One person was sent to the hospital after a SUV hydroplaned and rolled over on Sunday afternoon.

According to the Marquette County Sheriff's Office, the crash occurred around 12:45 p.m. on M-553 near the Blueberry Ridge Trail Network. A 1998 Ford Explorer, driven by 35-year-old Dennis Forbes of Gwinn, was southbound when he lost control of the vehicle. The SUV hydroplaned into the opposite lane before exiting the roadway, where it completely rolled over before landing back on its wheels.

The driver was transported to UP Health System - Marquette by Sands Township EMS. One juvenile passenger sought medical treatment on their own.

The Marquette County Sheriff's Office was assisted by Sands Township EMS, Sands Township Fire, Marquette City Police Department, and the Chocolay Township Police Department.

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