Shelby man flees crash scene.

August 19, 2016

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PERE MARQUETTE TOWNSHIP — A 32-year-old Shelby man allegedly ran from a crash scene on foot Thursday, Aug. 18, at 2:36 p.m. on southbound US 31 Freeway north of the Pere Marquette off-ramp, according to Mason County Sheriff Kim Cole.

The man, who was driving a 2008 Chevy Impala, attempted to cut the median and collided with a 2013 Chevy Equinox driven by a 32-year-old Silver Springs, Maryland woman. There were no injuries in the hit-and-run crash, Cole said.

Other recent police activity includes:

Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016:

  • 4:04 p.m., (Michigan State Police), one-vehicle crash involving injuries, US 31 and Pere Marquette Highway, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 7:30 p.m., (Mason County Sheriff’s Office), larceny of a vehicle registration plate, M-116 near the Ludington State Park, Hamlin Township. An Indiana plate with registration number TK814MSS was reportedly stolen from a vehicle.

Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016:

  • 12:25 a.m., (MSP), a 31-year-old Baldwin man was arrested for second-offense driving while license suspended (DWLS), Bean and State streets, Scottville.
  • 2:30 a.m., (MSP), a 20-year-old Hart man was arrested for possession of marijuana, Pere Marquette Highway and First Street, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 12:45 p.m., (MCSO), two-vehicle crash, no injuries, US 31 north of US 10, Amber Township.
  • 6 p.m., (MCSO), larceny of campaign sign from a yard, 5500 block of West Johnson Road, Pere Marquette Township.
  • 6:29 p.m., (MCSO), motorcycle crash involving minor injuries, Lakeshore Drive south of Deren Road, Summit Township.
  • 10:35 p.m., (MSP), gas drive-off, Marathon gas station, 5000 block of US 10, Pere Marquette Township.

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