Fatal crash in Marquette

NEGAUNEE – An Ishpeming woman died Monday in a one-vehicle accident in Marquette Township.

The crash occurred at 12:40 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 41 and Brickyard Road.

Troopers from the Negaunee post of the Michigan State Police said that a 25-year-old Ishpeming woman was traveling south when her pickup truck crossed the center line and left the roadway to the east.

The vehicle became airborne and struck an embankment, said troopers.

Troopers reported that the woman was not wearing a seatbelt and died at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing, pending notification of family members.