Police chase ends in IM motorcycle crash

IRON MOUNTAIN – A police chase early Saturday resulted in the crash of a motorcycle in the city of Iron Mountain, said state police at the Iron Mountain post.

Troopers tried to stop a motorcyclist for a traffic violation at about 2 a.m. The motorcyclist – a 24-year-old Kingsford man – failed to stop, lost control and crashed on the roadway, troopers said. He was taken to Dickinson County Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries.

The crash is under investigation by Iron Mountain Police Department. Assisting at the scene were the Dickinson County Sheriff’s Office, Kingsford Public Safety and Beacon Ambulance.

No other details were released, pending the investigation, state police said.