FAIRPLAIN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Troopers from the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post responded to a one-car crash that left a man dead Saturday evening.
It happened around 9 p.m. on M-66 near Dick Road in Montcalm County.
Troopers say the investigation shows a 2001 Ford Ranger was traveling north when it crossed the center line and left the road, hitting a large tree in the process.
The driver, a 68-year-old man from Sidney, died at the scene.
The victim was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash, MSP said. They say alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.