A 30-year-old Sault Ste. Marie man is dead after a crash that happened over the weekend.
James Thompson died from injuries sustained in a crash on Saturday on Mackinac Trail near 12 Mile Road in Dafter Township, according to the Michigan State Police. Thompson was the lone occupant in the vehicle when it left the roadway and struck several trees before overturning.
The Michigan State Police believe that speed was a factor in the crash. The police also said that Thompson was not wearing a seat belt.
The crash remains under investigation.