IONIA TOWNSHIP, MI – On Sunday August 29th, 2021, at approximately 9:50 p.m., Deputies with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office responded to a car vs pedestrian accident on N State Rd (M-66) near Parmeter Rd in Ionia Township.
The preliminary investigation showed that a 2011 Jeep Cherokee was North bound on N State Rd (M-66) when the driver, a 34 year old woman, struck the victim, a 24-year-old man, who was in the roadway.
At this time it is unclear why the man was in the roadway when the accident happened.
Speed and Alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. The accident remains under investigation. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Ionia Department of Public Safety, Life EMS, Ionia County Central Dispatch and Reed & Hoppes Towing.