CRYSTAL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman was killed when her vehicle slid into the path of an oncoming semi-truck in Oceana County.
The crash happened around 4 p.m. Wednesday at the intersection of N. 120th Avenue and E. Jefferson Road in Crystal Township.
Police say Lucinda Patterson, 57, of Custer was driving around a curve when her Chevy Suburban slid into the path of a semi-truck driven by a 32-year-old man from Trufant.
When first responders arrived on scene, Patterson was trapped in her vehicle. She was pronounced dead a short time later.
The semi-truck driver was not injured in the crash.
It appears that dangerous driving conditions played a role in the crash, according to police. The crash remains under investigation.