COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman is dead following a crash in Comstock Township overnight, according to the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office.
Around 9:21 p.m. on Thursday, deputies responded to a report of a car hitting a person on 26th Street south of H Avenue. The car was heading northbound when it hit a woman walking on the side of the road, the sheriff’s office said.
The victim, who deputies identified as 30-year-old Brianna McPherson, was taken to the hospital where she later died from her injuries.
The sheriff’s office said alcohol is believed to be a factor.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office at 269.383.8748 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.
The crash remains under investigation.
Correction: A previous version of this article said the crash happened Wednesday. It actually happened Thursday. We regret the error, which has since been corrected.