LAGRANGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A young man was struck by a car and killed while stopped along the road west of Cassopolis Saturday evening.
Cass County Sheriff’s Office said it happened on Dailey Road near Pokagon Highway in LaGrange Township around 8:30 p.m.
Deputies say a 57-year-old Edwardsburg man had stopped his car partly in the shoulder and partly in the southbond lane as he tried to strap an appliance on top of the car. Trevor Kyle Nelson, 18, also of Edwardsburg, was in the road helping him.
A southbound driver then crashed into the side of the stopped car.
Trevor Kyle Nelson died at the scene.
The sheriff’s office did not release information about possible injuries to the 57-year-old who stopped the car or the 49-year-old Cassopolis man driving the southbound car.
The crash remains under investigation.