East Tawas man injured in single-car accident
Au GRES TWP. — The driver of a Honda minivan that reportedly left the roadway and struck an embankment May 1 was transported to St. Mary’s of Michigan Standish Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Arenac County Undersheriff Donald McIntyre said William Mooney of East Tawas, 85, was traveling westbound on US-23 near Crawford Road and left the roadway, colliding with a cement embankment. McIntyre said it is currently unknown what caused Mooney to leave the roadway.
The accident was reported at approximately 9 a.m. Mooney transported to St. Mary’s of Standish via MMR.
McIntyre said Mooney was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident and alcohol is not believed to be a factor. The vehicle was removed from the scene by Tim’s Towing.