A slippery two-track near Federal Forest Highway #16 claimed the life of a Mackinaw City man Monday morning.
According to the Houghton County Sheriff’s Office, Henry Cooley was approximately two miles north of Kenton on Road #1224 baiting deer for the upcoming firearms season, when he lost control of his four wheeler on a snow-covered/slippery hill. The Honda tipped over, rolling on top of him and causing his fatal injuries. Cooley was pronounced dead at the scene.
The incident occurred at 9:30 Monday morning in Duncan Township. Federal Forest personnel, the Duncan Township Fire Department, and Sonco Ambulance medical responders assisted on the scene.