Logging truck spills load on U.S. 2

IRON MOUNTAIN – The Michigan State Police from the Iron Mountain Post responded to the intersection of U.S. 2 and M-95 in Breitung Township for an overturned log truck at approximately noon Thursday.

Trooper Thomas Kinnunen said the log truck was turning east onto U.S. 2 from M-95 when the pup trailer overturned, spilling logs into the roadway.

No injuries were sustained. No other vehicles were involved.

The driver, Dale Young, 39, of Escanaba, was cited for spilling a load in the roadway, Trooper Kinnunen said.

The Dickinson County Sheriff’s Department, Wilson Towing of Niagara, Wis., and Denny Olson Trucking of Quinnesec assisted at the scene.