Harbor Beach man dead, two injured following motorcycle crash

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Published: Jun. 27, 2022 at 8:09 AM EDT
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TUSCOLA COUNTY, Mich. (WNEM) - A Harbor Beach man has died after a deadly motorcycle crash in Hume Township.

The Huron County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were sent to the scene at the intersection of M-53 and Oak Beach Road on Saturday shortly after 10 p.m.

Investigators said that 58-year-old Michael Karinen of Imlay City was traveling eastbound in a Subaru when he disregarded a stop sign, colliding with 32-year-old Eldon Pierson, who was on a Yamaha motorcycle.

Pierson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Karinen and the passenger in his car were taken to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries.

The Sheriff’s Office said the investigation into the crash continues. They believe intoxication is a factor in the incident.