Deputies: Woman, 19, killed in Muskegon County crash

Muskegon County
Authorities on scene of deadly crash in Muskegon County's Ravenna Township Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.

Authorities on scene of deadly crash in Muskegon County’s Ravenna Township Thursday, Oct. 24, 2019.

RAVENNA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A 19-year-old woman was killed and another person was injured in a crash in Muskegon County Thursday.

It happened around 7 p.m. at the intersection of S. Ravenna Road and Ellis Road in Ravenna Township, east of Muskegon.

The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office said an SUV was heading westbound on Ellis Road when it went through the stop sign at Ravenna Road. The SUV struck the side of a northbound semi-truck then went off the road and into a ditch.

The driver of the SUV, a 19-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger inside the SUV was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the sheriff’s office.

The driver of the semi-truck was not injured.

The sheriff’s office said everyone involved was wearing their seatbelts.

Alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation.  

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