Police release name of man killed in Muskegon Co. crash

Muskegon County
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MUSKEGON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities have released the name of a man who was killed in a crash in Muskegon Township Sunday.

Tuesday, Michigan State Police identified the victim as 35-year-old Andrew Tyler of Grant.

The crash happened around 12:40 a.m. Sunday on River Road near Betty Lane in Muskegon Township.

State police said a 2006 Jeep Commander was heading eastbound on River Road when it went off the road at the curve, west of Betty Lane. The car then struck a utility pole, rolled and hit a tree.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

MSP said alcohol was believed to be a factor.

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