A Champion man continues to recover after a two car accident on Monday evening. The Marquette County Sheriff's Department reports that it happened at 8:35 p.m. on US-41 in Ishpeming Township.
Ishpeming resident Eugene Bleckler, 35, was pulling out of the Ishpeming Township fire hall. He pulled his pickup truck into the path of an oncoming car.
That driver, John Webb, 53, was unable to avoid the collision. Webb was taken to Bell ER for evaluation of minor injuries. He was later released.
Bleckler was not hurt. He was found at fault for failure to yeild. Both vehicles sustained heavy damages.
Assisting at the scene were the Ishpeming Township Fire Department and Bell EMS.