UPDATE: US-41 reopens in Marquette, Harvey after crash knocks down power lines
MARQUETTE, Mich. (WLUC) - A crash and subsequent downed powerlines caused a detour for about an hour Tuesday morning in the Marquette area, but the road has reopened.
At approximately 8:45 a.m., Chocolay Township Police responded to a single vehicle crash in front of Ace Hardware in Harvey.
Upon arrival it appeared the driver had a medical emergency, causing the crash. He had no apparent injuries but was transported to UPHS Marquette.
The Marquette Board of Light and Power had US-41S closed for approximately two hours while working to restore power.
Chocolay Township Police were assisted by Marquette City Police, Michigan State Police and the Chocolay Township Fire Department.
Last published: May 23, 2023 3:48:15 PM
A crash and subsequent downed powerlines caused a detour for about an hour Tuesday morning in the Marquette area, but the road has reopened.
MDOT said the powerlines were down near the intersection of US-41 and Bayou Street in Harvey. The highway was closed in both directions, but it has reopened as of 10:52 a.m.
The Marquette BLP outage map showed about 2,600 customers lost power.
This story will be updated when more specific information is available.
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