TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Next of kin has been notified related to the fatal traffic crash yesterday on US-31 North in Acme Township.
The victim who was a passenger in a 2012 Nissan passenger car is identified as 72-year-old Ross W. Hamilton of Elk Rapids.
On November 25th, 2014 at approximately 12:15pm, Deputies from the Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Office responded to a two vehicle crash on US 31 North near Bethesda Court in Acme Township.
Information gathered at the time indicated a northbound Van occupied by four people lost control , crossed the center line and was struck by a southbound passenger car occupied by two people.
The passenger of the southbound passenger car a 72-year-old Elk Rapids man, Ross W. Hamilton was pronounced deceased as a result of injuries from the crash.