ALMENA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - A 48-year-old woman from Allegan died in a head-on collision in Van Buren County late Thursday night.
The two-car crash happened around 10:10 p.m. on M-43 near Fish Hatchery Road when a westbound Chevy Lumina crossed the center line of M-43 and smashed into a Mitsubishi Gallant, Michigan State Police authorities said.
Officials said both drivers were trapped inside their vehicles. The driver of the Lumina, 48-year-old Tonya Howe of Allegan, died at the scene. The condition of the other unidentified driver is not known.
The accident is still under investigation. If you have any information, contact the Michigan State Police at 269.657.5551.
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A sheriff's deputy car and a Michigan State Police SUV were among the damaged vehicles.
Broadmoor Avenue has reopened after it was shut down due to a four-vehicle crash in Caledonia.