Motorcycle crashes after hitting fluid spill.

June 21, 2021

Motorcycle crashes after hitting fluid spill.

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SHERIDAN TOWNSHIP — A 67-year-old Britton, Michigan man received minor injuries after he struck a fluid spill on the roadway and dumped his motorcycle on Dewey Road west of Dee Allen Road Friday, June 18, shortly after 2:30 p.m., according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole. 

Other recent police activity in Mason County includes:

Thursday, June 17, 2021:

  • 1:03 p.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), gas drive-off, $38.14 in fuel stolen, Airport EZ Mart, 5400 block of West US 10, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 8:13 p.m., (MCSO), a 24-year-old Custer woman was arrested on multiple Mason County criminal bench warrants, 1900 block of North Custer Road, Custer Township. The warrants were for contempt of court, failure to appear and failure to pay fines and costs.
  • 11:50 pm., (MCSO), alarm activation, Branch Township.

Friday, June 18, 2021:

  • 4:48 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Branch Township.
  • 5:24 a.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, Fisher Road east of Peterson Road, Victory Township. A tree fell onto a vehicle passing underneath.
  • 5:30 a.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, Jebavy Drive north of Mavis Road, Hamlin Township. The driver struck a downed tree in the road.
  • 5:50 a.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, Stiles Road north of Fountain Road, Victory Township. A tree fell onto a vehicle passing underneath.
  • 6:25 a.m., (MCSO), alarm activation, Sheridan Township.
  • 11:21 p.m., (MCSO), a 32-year-old Custer man was cited for open intoxicants following a traffic stop, US 10 and US 31, Amber Township.

Saturday, June 19, 2021:

  • 1:10 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Jebavy Drive north of Fountain Road, Hamlin Township.
  • 2:11 a.m., (MCSO), a 35-year-old Manistee man was arrested on an outstanding criminal bench warrant for contempt of court in Manistee County following a traffic stop, 1800 block of West Hansen Road, Amber Township. 
  • 6 a.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Countyline Road west of Federal Forest Road #9095, Meade Township.
  • 6:51 a.m., (MCSO), a 27-year-old Mason County woman was arrested on a two-count warrant for assault with a dangerous weapon and assault and battery issued by the Ludington Police Department (LPD), Mason County Sheriff’s Office, City of Ludington. 
  • 10 a.m,. (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Kinney Road east of Masten Road, Logan Township.
  • 3:39 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injury, Pere Marquette Highway and Sixth Street, Pere Marquette Township. A 51- year-old Muskegon Heights man was cited for driving while license suspended (DWLS) following the crash.
  • 6:03 p.m., (MCSO), a 42-year-old Ludington woman was arrested for methamphetamine possession following a traffic stop, 3900 block of West US 10, Amber Township. 
  • 8:14 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, US 10 west of Meyers Road, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 8:31 p.m., (MCSO), a citation was issued for operating without a license and a warrant has been requested for possession of methamphetamine, Decker and Stephens roads, Sherman Township. 
  • 10:07 p.m., (MCSO), a 40-year-old Ludington man was arrested for operating while intoxicated (OWI) following a traffic stop, US 10 and Pere Marquette Highway, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 11:08 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, US 31 freeway south of Chauvez Road, Summit Township.

Sunday, June 20, 2021:

  • 12:19 a.m., (LPD), ​a 37-year-old Ludington woman was arrested on a felony drug possession warrant issued in  79th District Court, Ludington Avenue and Jackson​ Road, City of Ludington. She was lodged in the Mason County Jail.
  • 3:19 a.m., (MCSO), a 27-year-old Ludington man was arrested for OWI following a traffic stop, US 10 and Nelson Road, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 2:25 p.m., (MCSO), a 29-year-old Ludington man was cited for revoked operator’s license during a traffic stop, Washington and Tinkham avenues, City of Ludington.
  • 7:31 p.m., (MCSO), one-vehicle crash, no injury, Forest Trail Road west of US 31, Grant Township.
  • ​8:10 p.m., (LPD), ​a 16-year-old Ludington boy was cited for possessing marijuana under age 18, Melendy Street and Washington ​Avenue, City of Ludington. He was released with an appearance citation.
  • 8:19 p.m., (Michigan State Police), a 32-year-old Pentwater man was cited for DWLS and no insurance, Pere Marquette Highway and Progress Drive, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 9:49 p.m., (MCSO), a 33-year-old Ludington woman was arrested for operating under the influence of drugs and meth possession following a one-vehicle rollover crash, Stiles Road south of Johnson Road, Amber Township. No one was injured.
  • 11:01 p.m., (MCSO), car/deer crash, no injury, Fountain Road west of Peterson Road, Victory Township.

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