SUV-Logging Truck Accident

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Marquette County Sheriff's Office

Marquette County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to an SUV-logging truck accident yesterday around 3:30 p.m. on Wright Street, just north of Forestville Road in Marquette Township.  A northbound KIA Sorrento, operated by 18-year-old Kendra Kemp of Williamston, MI went out of control and crossed the centerline into the path of an oncoming Holli Logging truck.  The driver of the logging truck, 67-year-old David Kari of Ishpeming man, turned the truck to the right to avoid a head-on crash and jackknifed it.  The driver’s side of the KIA struck the driver’s side of the semi, and Kemp had to be extricated from the vehicle.  A passenger in the KIA, 19-year-old Linnea Frankie from Marquette and Kemp were taken to MGH for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  Kari was not injured and the crash remains under investigation.

Marquette County Sheriff’s Office

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