Deputies: Driver, 19, killed in crash; speed a factor

OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Kalamazoo County sheriff’s deputies say one person is dead after a vehicle crashed into a tree.

It happened around 8:40 p.m. Friday in the 8700 block of Almena Drive in Oshtemo Township.

Deputies say when they arrived on-scene, they found a vehicle that struck a tree with one person inside. The driver, 19-year-old Connor Scott Brady of Kalamazoo, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash is under investigation, but deputies say speed was a factor.