MATTESON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - Two people died after their vehicle crashed along a Branch County road Thursday afternoon.
Michael Wielgos was driving east on M-86 near Lyter Road in Matteson Township. He may have suffered a medical condition, causing him to lose control of the vehicle, which went off the road and crashed into a tree, according to a news release.
Wielgos, 57, from Bronson died at the scene around 1:30 p.m.
His passenger -- 60-year-old Patti Schell from Bronson -- died at a hospital
The vehicle's air bags deployed and the occupants did not wear seat belts, police said.
Police said alcohol was not a factor in the incident.
If you have more information then you are asked to call police at 517.278.3091.
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