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      Driver crashes Jeep into school

      The Ishpeming Police Department said on Saturday around 1:45 a.m. a vehicle crashed into Ishpeming High School.

      Witnesses reported seeing the Jeep Cherokee traveling at high speeds on Third Street, when it suddenly applied the breaks and ran into the school.

      Police reported that the driver, a 29-year-old Ishpeming man, fled from the scene, but was immediately found and arrested at his home on New York Street. According to police, alcohol and speed were a factor in the crash and the suspect is expected to be charged with leaving the scene of an accident and attempted resisting and obstructing police.

      The man is expected to be arraigned sometime on Monday.