Onaway Man Dies After Head-On Car Crash On M-68 In Cheboygan County

An Onaway man died early Wednesday morning after a head-on collision with another car on M-68 in Cheboygan County.

At 5:25 a.m., a 19-year-old Mackinac Island man was driving his Ford F-250 truck east on M-68 near M-33 when he lost control and crossed the centerline, crashing into Neil Cruse, 54, of Onaway.

Michigan State Police say Cruse was pronounced dead at the scene, while the truck’s driver received minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

Drugs and alcohol are not believed to be factors in the crash, troopers say.