2-vehicle crash sends 1 to hospital in Marquette Township

MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - The Marquette County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to a two vehicle crash on Monday evening. A silver 2010 Ford Escape driven by a 21-year-old Illinois woman failed to yield to northbound traffic on County Road HQ. The Ford Escape turned south out of the Target parking lot onto CR HQ in front of a white 2002 Subaru Forester, driven by a 24-year-old Mohawk man. He was traveling north on CR HQ.

The Subaru struck the Ford escape, resulting in disabling damage to both vehicles.

There were two occupants in the Ford Escape. The front seat passenger, a 19-year-old Marquette woman, sustained minor injuries in the crash and was transported to UP Health System Marquette for minor injuries. She is in stable condition.

The 21-year-old Illinois woman was citing for failing to yield. The crash remains under investigation.

Assisting at the crash scene was Marquette Township Fire and Rescue and the Marquette Detailing Towing Service.