Two injured in Marquette County crash

MARQUETTE – Two people were injured in a three-vehicle accident Tuesday in Marquette County’s Sands Township.

The crash occurred at 11:45 a.m. on M-553 just north of Stonegate Drive.

Deputies from the Marquette County Sheriff’s Department said that a Ford pickup truck was traveling north on M-553 when it lost control and crossed the center line.

The pickup truck struck a southbound Mercury Sable head on. The Mercury Sable was then struck in the rear by a southbound Cadillac.

Deputies said that the driver of the Mercury Sable was extricated and transported to Marquette General Hospital. The driver of the Cadillac was also transported to Marquette General Hospital, deputies added.

According to deputies, the driver of the pickup truck was not visibly injured at the scene.

All drivers were wearing seat belts.