Two dead in Thanksgiving evening crash in Escanaba

ESCANABA — Two people were killed Thursday in a traffic crash on the 1600 block of Lincoln Road in Escanaba.

According to Escanaba Public Safety, seven other people were injured and taken to medical facilities.

Investigation continues into the three-vehicle Thanksgiving Day crash that was reported at about 6 p.m. Eastern time, authorities said. Traffic was rerouted for nearly four hours as Michigan State Police reconstructed the accident site.

No names have been released in the collision.

Assisting were the Delta County Sheriff’s Department, Rampart EMS, Guardian Flight, Ford River Fire Department, Escanaba Township Fire Department, Delta County Victim Services Unit, the Delta County Road Commission and Gene’s Towing.


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