ALGOMA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Deputies say a man was killed after he crashed his car in northern Kent County.
It happened at 6:29 a.m. Sunday on Pine Island Drive, north of 10 Mile Road in Algoma Township. Kent County Sheriff’s deputies say the driver, 24-year-old Alex Monarrez of Sparta, was northbound on Pine Island Drive when the vehicle went off the shoulder on the east side of the road. The vehicle came back onto the road, spun out of control, then went off of the west side of the road and struck a tree.
Monarrez was pronounced dead at the scene. Deputies say he was not wearing a seat belt.