Moped crash kills one

WAKEFIELD – The Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation into a fatal accident involving a moped and a passenger car Tuesday evening in Wakefield.

According to the sheriff’s office, 33-year-old Carl John Curry of Wakefield died of his injures after an accident between a passenger car and Curry’s moped on U.S. 2 near the Mikado Road intersection.

The driver of the car, a 38-year-old Ironwood man was not injured.

His name is not being released at this time pending further investigation.

Deputies were assisted by Beacon Ambulance, Michigan State Police and Gogebic County Victim Services Unit.