DOYLE TOWNSHIP, MICHIGAN (March 3, 2017) – One person was killed and three people were injured in a semi-truck accident on Friday morning on US-2, according to a local news source. (map)
The accident happened around 2:30 am on US-2 near Jackson Road. A semi-truck was heading westbound on US-2 and a pickup truck was heading eastbound when the vehicles collided head on for an unknown reason.
A passenger in the pickup truck was tragically declared dead at the scene by responding paramedics. The driver of the pickup truck was rushed to U.P. Health Systems-Marquette. The two occupants of the semi-truck were also injured, and were taken to Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital. The accident remains under investigation.
“Sadly, there are no words that can comfort all family members and friends affected by this tragic accident,” said the attorneys from Lexton Law Firm. “Our thoughts and prayers are with all those involved.”
Losing a loved one is an extremely difficult time for any family member or friend affected by a tragedy. If you have lost a loved one due to someone’s negligence, you may have the right to a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. Lexton Law Firm strongly encourages anyone who may find themselves in this situation to give us a call today at (877) 541-2111. We will fight hard to obtain the care you deserve and just compensation that you and your family are entitled.