• No Recovery, No Fee
  • Free Consultations
  • Home & Hospital Visits Available
Call Now!
Toll Free: 866-586-8164
Local: 734-274-2876

Hire A Real Attorney, Not A TV Personality

We know our way around a courtroom and we get the results our clients need.
View Our Practice Areas

Driver involved in weekend crash set to face charges

A woman from Michigan's Upper Peninsula is facing a charge of careless driving which resulted in serious injury after she crashed into a couple on a motorcycle. The accident happened in Ontonagon County in the Upper Peninsula.

Ontonagon County Sheriff Department investigators report the accident happened in the early evening hours as the 25-year-old woman and a friend were traveling on Himanka Hill Road heading toward US-45.

At the accident scene, the woman told Sheriff Deputies that the bright sun was directly in her eyes and that she was temporarily blinded as her car approached an intersection stop sign. The friend riding with her alerted the driver that she had to stop immediately whereupon the driver hit the brakes. The car skidded through the intersection and into the path of a motorcyclist carrying a man and a woman coming from the opposite direction.

The motorcyclist and his female passenger were hurt in the crash. They were both transported by ambulance to a hospital in Ontonagon for treatment of their injuries. The condition of the motorcyclist and his passenger was not released by the hospital.

The woman that caused the accident was removed from the accident scene by police and charged with careless driving causing serious injury. Her name was not released and officials said it would not be made available until she is arraigned in court at the end of September. Until her arraignment, the 25-year-old woman remains free after posting a bond with the court.

The Ontonagon County Sheriff Department was assisted at the accident scene by troopers from the Michigan State Police. Rescue workers from the Wakefield and Bruce Crossing Fire Departments were also on hand to provide immediate assistance to the crash victims.

Source: Upper Michigan Source "Driver faces charges after weekend crash," by Vicky Crystal

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
  • $4,391,000: Judgment entered on Oakland County jury verdict, 2008. A Michigan man suffered traumatic brain injuries in a motor vehicle accident, which caused a permanent seizure disorder. View More results
  • $2,536,454: Verdict for no-fault benefits for client severely injured in motor vehicle accident. 2012.
    View More results
  • $2,360,000: Jury verdict for serious electric shock injuries sustained by client in a construction accident in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
    View More results
  • $1,400,000: Verdict for no-fault benefits due to a traumatically brain injured client, in this Washtenaw County action against Allstate Insurance Company. View More results
Email Us For A Response

Contact Us For A FREE Consultation

Tell us about your case.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

2 convenient office locations free initial consultations

Ypsilanti Office:
119 North Huron Street
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Toll Free: 866-586-8164
Phone: 734-482-5000
Fax: 734-487-7000
Ypsilanti Law Office Map

Ypsilanti Office:

Jackson Office:
410 South Jackson Street
Jackson, MI 49201

Toll Free: 866-586-8164
Phone: 517-787-9000
Fax: 734-487-7000
Jackson Law Office Map

Handling legal
crises throughout
all of Michigan,
especially Ann
Arbor and
Ypsilanti areas.