BATTLE CREEK, MI – At approximately 1:30a.m. on July 16th, 2015, Officers from the Battle Creek Police department were sent to the 700 block of W. Michigan Ave to investigate a single car accident.
When officers arrived on scene they observed a vehicle that had been traveling east bound on W. Michigan Ave had impacted a light pole and was flipped upside down. There was one person in this vehicle at the time of the impact.
Life Care and BCFD arrived on scene to assist the driver of this vehicle with medical attention. The driver of this vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Speed seems to be a factor in this accident. The investigation into this accident is still ongoing. No further information is available at this time.