Person killed in semi-truck crash

(file photo)
(file photo)

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — One person is dead after colliding with a semi-truck in Montcalm County Saturday morning.

The crash happened around 7:22 a.m. Saturday on M-46 near Vestaburg Road in Richland Township.

Witnesses told police that a Pontiac Grand Am was traveling east on M-46 when the driver lost control on the snow-covered road and collided with a Kenworth semi-truck.

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor, but police do believe the victim was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

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