CHEBOYGAN, MI – Cheboygan County Sheriff Dale Clarmont stated his department was dispatched to an injury accident on M-68 near Osmun Rd for a one vehicle rollover accident on Saturday May 27th, 2017 at 8:56am.
The investigation revealed a 2009 Ford Escape driven by Justin Mason 28 YOA from Onaway was traveling E/B on M-68 when he drove off the roadway impacting numerous trees causing the vehicle to roll onto its side. The accident was found by a passerby with Mr. Mason still in the vehicle. It is believed the accident occurred sometime during the early morning hours.
Mr. Mason was the lone occupant and was transported to McLaren Northern Michigan due to his injuries. At this time the cause of the accident is not known. The accident remains under investigation.
Assisting at the scene was Cheboygan Life Support Systems and the Forest-Waverly Fire Department and first responders.