Five people hurt in crash south of Cassopolis

Southwest Michigan

The scene of a crash at Davis Lake Road and M-62 in Jefferson Township on Aug. 14, 2021. (Courtesy Cass County Sheriff’s Office)

JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Five people, including three children, were injured in a crash south of Cassopolis Saturday evening.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. at the intersection of Davis Lake Street and M-62 in Jefferson Township.

The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says westbound driver Toni Allen did not stop at a stop sign and was hit in the intersection by a southbound driver, Princess Evans. The crash caused one of the vehicles to roll.

Evans, 53; Allen, 34; and Allen’s three children, two 11-year-olds and a 2-year-old, were take to the hospital with injuries.

Police say seat belts and a car seat were used in the vehicles. Neither drugs nor alcohol appear to have been involved.

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