Man arraigned on murder charges in crash that killed 4

Southwest Michigan
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A booking photo of Dub Collins. (Michigan Department of Corrections)

BUCHANAN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A 54-year-old man has been arraigned on murder, drunken driving and other charges following a crash that killed four people in southwestern Michigan.

The Herald-Palladium of St. Joseph reports that Dub Collins appeared Friday in a Berrien County courtroom on four counts of second-degree murder, multiple operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated charges and driving on a suspended license.

Collins is accused of driving past a stop sign and colliding with another vehicle. Killed in the Aug. 2 crash in Buchanan Township were 66-year-old Robert Klint, his 60-year-old, wife, Melissa, and their 22-year-old daughter, Landyn Klint. Also killed was 52-year-old Kent Williamson.

Collins and his 38-year-old wife, Heather, were injured in the crash.

An Oct. 1 preliminary hearing is scheduled.

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Information from: The Herald-Palladium, http://www.heraldpalladium.com.

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