Elderly man killed in Barry County crash

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MAPLE GROVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — An elderly man was killed in a single vehicle crash in Barry County Wednesday night.

The Barry County Sheriff’s Office says Lamoin F. Mitchell, 84, of Nashville, was heading eastbound on Lawrence Road around 6:15 p.m. when the vehicle drifted across the center line, left the road and went into a ditch.

The vehicle then hit several small trees before coming to a stop.

The Barry County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation Team is investigating the possibility that Mitchell may have experienced a medical emergency before the crash.