Serious US-41 crash sends several to hospital

NEGAUNEE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - Troopers from the Michigan State Police - Negaunee Post were dispatched to a two-vehicle crash in Negaunee Township late Monday morning.

At approximately 11:25 a.m., troopers were called to a crash on US-41 near Midway Drive.

Troopers learned 79-year-old Alonzo Feldbauer, of Ishpeming, was driving his 2002 Toyota Tundra eastbound on US-41 when he lost control, crossed the center line, and was struck by a westbound 2003 Chevrolet car driven by 29-year-old Alex Fraley, of Gwinn.

Both drivers and their passengers, 69-year-old Patricia Feldbauer (Alonzo's vehicle), and 24-year-old Jessica Fraley and their 3-year-old daughter (Alex's vehicle), were transported by ambulance to U.P. Heath System-Marquette.

No information on the conditions of the drivers or passengers of either vehicle has been released at this time.

Feldbauer was found to be at fault and was cite for a violation of the basic speed law: Driving too Fast for Conditions, a civil infraction.

MSP Troopers were assisted by the Marquette County Sheriff's Office, Negaunee City Police, and Negaunee Township Fire Department.

TV6 and FOX UP will provide updates as they are made available.



 
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