IONIA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Relatives are identifying an Ionia man who died after his SUV veered off a road and crashed into two trees and a large rock.
Tony Jordan was killed in Wednesday’s crash, his sister confirmed to 24 Hour News 8.
It happened around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday on Olmstead Road south of Nickle Plate Road east of Ionia, on the border of Ionia and Lyons Townships.
According to deputies with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office, the 31-year-old driver was traveling south on Olmstead Road at a high rate of speed when he lost control of his 2010 Dodge Journey.
Deputies said the vehicle veered off the right side of the road, hitting a tree before crossing over to the left side of the road, where it hit another tree and a large rock. The SUV flipped, killing the driver.