WAYLAND TOWNSHIP, MI – On Monday December 3rd, 2018, near 6:00PM, Allegan County Central Dispatch received calls about a car in the ditch on 135th Ave near 7th St in Wayland Township.
An officer from Wayland City Police and a deputy from the Allegan County Sheriff’s Office responded to find an unresponsive female. The single vehicle crash was investigated by the Allegan County Sheriff’s Office reconstruction team and determined that the vehicle was traveling eastbound and struck a deer.
The crash caused fatal injuries to a 27 year old woman from the Hastings area. Speed and alcohol do not appear to be a factor and the victim’s name is not being released until family is notified.
The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Wayland City Police, Wayland Fire Department, Yankee Springs Fire Department, and Michigan State Police.