Ohio Woman Killed in Sand Dune Accident in Oceana County

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GOLDEN TOWNSHIP, MI – The accident occurred on Saturday afternoon, October 17th, 2015 at about 1:30 p.m. at the Silver Lake State Park sand dunes in Oceana County.Silver Lake State Park Sand Dunes

Leslyn Marie Yowell, 49-years-old, from Grove City, Ohio, was killed when the 2012 Jeep Wrangler she was the backseat passenger in, which was driven by her husband, rolled-over.

Yowell was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.  The crash happened in an area known as Test Hill.

Leslyn Yowell was pulled from the wreckage alive by State Park Staff, deputies and paramedics.  She died shortly after that.

The accident remains under investigation.  Alcohol nor drugs were determined to be factors in the accident.