Name released in fatal rollover

HOUGHTON- The name of the person killed in a rollover accident Thursday morning has been released. At approximately 7:50 a.m. on Thursday the Houghton County Sheriff Department investigated a single vehicle fatal accident on highway M-203 near Christiansen Road in Hancock Township. A vehicle being driven by Michael Nutini, 68, of Calumet, was traveling southbound on M-203 when he veered over the center line and struck the snowbank. The vehicle struck a mailbox and rolled over onto its roof. Nutini was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Nutini was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. Neither alcohol nor speed were factors in the crash.

The Houghton County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Mercy Ambulance and the Quincy/Franklin/ Hancock Township Fire Department.