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One dead and another seriously injured Tuesday night in Colfax Township rollover
Wed, 21 Jul 2021 11:05:49 EDT
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A 22 year old man died and a 23 year old was taken to McLaren Thumb Region and then flown to another facility with life threatening injuries when their vehicle overturned several times in Colfax Township Tuesday night. Huron County Sheriff Kelly Hanson said emergency personnel were called to the scene on M-53, north of Rapson Road about 11pm. Preliminary investigation in to the one vehicle accident indicates it had been northbound with the two men inside. The driver lost control of the vehicle which overturned several times, ejecting the 22 year old who died. Hanson said it has not been determined who was driving and both men had been staying in Port Austin but are from out of state. No further identification of the men was given at this time while they notify friends and family. The scene was processed by sheriff department accident investigators, and the investigation is on going. Assisting at the scene were Central Huron Ambulance, Elkton EMS, Bad Axe Fire, Kinde Fire and Bad Axe Police.