18-year-old killed in crash near Sister Lakes


Passenger side of truck (Cass County Sheriff’s Office )

SILVER CREEK TOWNSHIP, Mich (WOOD) — A Dowagiac man is dead after a crash near Sister Lakes Friday evening.

It happened around 10:10 on Dixon Street east of Indiana Lake Road in Silver Creek Township.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says 18-year-old Maynor Hernandez was driving a truck east on Dixon Street when he lost control of the truck. It went off the road, flipped and hit a tree.

Hernandez died at the scene.

Investigators are looking into what led up to the crash.

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