Accident severely injures semi driver

A semi-tractor driver was seriously injured Tuesday afternoon in a one-vehicle accident on the corner of M-115 and US-10 in Surrey Township.

According to a release from Josh Later of the Mt. Pleasant State Police Post, the semi and trailer were turned on its side and the driver was trapped in the vehicle.

The driver of the semi-tractor was flown from the scene for medical attention. His name was not released pending notification of his family and his condition was not known at press time.

The accident is still under investigation.

The Clare County Sheriff’s Department, Peterson’s Towing of Cadillac and Aeromed assisted the State Police at the scene.