Officer ticketed in crash

MARQUETTE – Chocolay Township Officer Anthony Carrick was ticketed for failure to yield following an investigation that discovered Carrick failed to yield to oncoming traffic as he entered U.S. 41 in his police cruiser, causing a traffic accident.

The accident occurred June 20 in Marquette Township.

Carrick pulled into the path of a vehicle driven by Andrew Mills, which crashed into Carrick’s cruiser and then into another vehicle.

Both Mills and Carrick were treated at Marquette General Hospital for minor injuries.