Fatal car accident in Norway Township

IRON MOUNTAIN — A 55-year-old Vulcan man died in a one-vehicle accident Wednesday on Summit Road in Norway Township.

An off-duty Kingsford Public Safety officer contacted the 911 Dispatch Center about 6:51 p.m. to report a vehicle had hit a large tree on Summit Road south of Briar Mountain Road, according to a Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department press release issued this morning.

The driver was unresponsive, and emergency responders administered life-saving techniques on site, the release states.

North Alert EMS transported the man to Dickinson County Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, according to the release.

The sheriff’s department won’t be releasing additional information at this time, including the man’s name, pending further investigation.

The Norway Police Department, Michigan State Police, and ERA Chevrolet also assisted deputies.