EMMETT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Michigan State Police said troopers are investigating a deadly rollover crash on I-94 near Battle Creek Wednesday morning.
State police said the crash happened around 6:45 a.m. Wednesday on eastbound I-94 near Beadle Lake Road in Emmett Township, southeast of Battle Creek.
Investigators said the car was heading eastbound on I-94 on the Beadle Lake Road entrance ramp when the driver lost control, rolled down an embankment and overturned.
According to MSP, the driver, a 55-year-old Kalamazoo man, was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.
Two passengers, both men, were taken to the hospital with injuries that MSP said were not considered life-threatening.
The crash remains under investigation.
According to the MDOT, the eastbound I-94 ramp from Beadle Lake Road was closed for nearly two hours but has since reopened.