UPDATE: Investigation of fatal hit-and-run continues

The suspect has not been arrested because the investigation is ongoing.
1 dead in Ishpeming hit-and-run.
1 dead in Ishpeming hit-and-run.(WLUC)
Published: Nov. 23, 2022 at 10:56 PM EST|Updated: 2 hours ago
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ISHPEMING, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE: According to the Ishpeming Police Department, the driver of the vehicle involved in Wednesday night’s deadly hit-and-run has not been arrested because the investigation is ongoing.

Ishpeming Police Chief Chad Radabaugh confirmed Monday that police are still investigating the fatal incident. Although the driver was identified Friday, they are not currently in custody. After the investigation is concluded, Radabaugh said the case will be handed to the Marquette County Prosecutor to review possible charges.

Radabaugh said police will not release the name of the victim or the suspect until the investigation is completed.

TV6 will keep you updated with the latest information as it becomes available.

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Last published: Nov 23, 2022 11:20:20 PM

A 31-year-old Marquette man has died after a report of a car vs. pedestrian crash in Ishpeming, according to the Ishpeming Police Department.

The Ishpeming Police Department was dispatched to 440 Ready Street around 7:14 p.m. This road is also known as BR 28 or County Road.

When they arrived, police said they located the male subject with life-threatening injuries and rendered aid until EMS arrived. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The name of the victim is not being released at this time.

The suspect vehicle is believed to be a pickup truck, possibly a Ford Super Duty, with damage to the front grill on the passenger side, as well as damage to the headlight.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Ishpeming Police Department.

The Ishpeming Police Department said it was assisted on scene by MSP Negaunee Post, MSP Traffic Crash Reconstruction Unit, Negaunee Police Department, Ishpeming City Fire Department and UP Health System EMS.