WELLS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - Just before midnight on Saturday, troopers from the Michigan State Police Negaunee Post responded to a deadly ORV crash in Wells Township.
According to investigators, an 80-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. He was driving west on County Road 426 near County Road CN, near the Northland Cemetery.
Alcohol and speed are both considered factors in this crash, although it remains under investigation.
The Michigan State Police Negaunee Post was assisted by the Forsyth Township Police, Forsyth Township EMS/Fire, and the Wells Township EMS/Fire departments.