UPDATE – Big Bay Hit And Run Victim Identified
Michigan State Police
Marquette, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – State Police at the Negaunee Post State Police at the Negaunee Post are investigating an apparent early-morning hit-and-run accident that claimed the life of one person.
The accident was reported around 5:20 this morning when a passing motorist called 9-1-1 to report a body laying in the roadway on County Road KCB in Powell Township about 2 miles east of Big Bay.
The victim has been identified by NMU officials as 54-year-old Robin Rahoi of Powell Township.
She worked at NMU as the University’s Registered Dietician. Investigators believe she was walking along the road, which is also known as Lighthouse Road, when she was struck by an unknown hit and run vehicle.
Accident reconstructionists are on the scene and the investigation is continuing.