ISHPEMING - The Michigan State Police are investigating an accident that occurred at the intersection of M-35 and County Road 492 at approximately 10 a.m. today.
A 1994 Chrysler convertible driven by 17-year-old Marissa Wealton of Ishpeming was traveling east bound on County Road 492 when it struck a 2010 International School Bus, driven by 51-year-old Lawrence Nylander of Negaunee, that was turning west onto County Road 492 from north bound M-35.
Wealton was transported to Bell Memorial Hospital where she was treated for minor injuries and released.
Preliminary investigation indicates that Wealton was traveling in excess of posted speed limit when the accident occurred. Investigation is continuing.
Michigan State Police were assisted at the scene by the Marquette County Sheriff's department. Negaunee Township Fire/First Responders and Bell EMS.