Chippewa Co. Sheriff Recovering in ICU After Car Crash

An Upper Peninsula sheriff is recovering after a bad car crash on Saturday.

Tuesday night the Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office released photos of Bitnar’s car.

The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office says Sheriff Michael Bitnar was driving on M-28 in Chippewa Township Saturday when a car veered into his lane and hit him nearly head-on.

The car rolled four times.

The sheriff’s office says Bitnar is still in the intensive care unit.

And is making slow steps in his recovery.