BRANDON TOWNSHIP, MI – At 5:19AM on Thursday September 27th, 2018, Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the area of Oakwood Road near Hadley Road on a report of a Personal Injury Accident involving a gravel hauler and a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck.
A 43-year-old man, from Oxford Township, was driving a 2019 Peterbilt gravel hauler west on Oakwood Road when an eastbound 2007 Chevrolet Silverado crossed the center line causing a head-on collision.
The 26-year-old driver, from Burton, in the Chevrolet Silverado was pronounced deceased at the scene.
It is unknown if he was using his seatbelt at the time of the crash. The driver of the Peterbilt was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash however, he sustained minor injuries. Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in this crash, which remains under investigation.