Mohawk, MI – A devastating rollover accident early this morning has claimed the life of a 50-year-old Mohawk man. Reports indicate that the individual succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash. The Keweenaw County Sheriff’s Office received an emergency call at 2:10 a.m. regarding a single-vehicle rollover incident, with the driver trapped inside. The accident unfolded as the driver was traveling northbound on US 41.
Tragically, the vehicle lost control, crossed the center line, and ultimately overturned, coming to a rest against an unoccupied residence. Quick response efforts led to the successful extraction of the driver from the vehicle, who was then rushed to UP Health Systems Portage for medical attention.
This tragic incident serves as a somber reminder of the importance of road safety, and the community is left in mourning as they grapple with the loss of a fellow resident. Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family and friends affected by this devastating accident.