CONSTANTINE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities say an 11-year-old girl was killed in a two-car crash near the Indiana border Sunday afternoon.
The St. Joseph County Sheriff’s Office said the crash happened around 2:45 p.m. at the intersection of Klett Road and Quaker Street in Constantine Township.
A Hyundai SUV was heading southbound on Klett Road when the driver did not see a stop sign at Quaker Street, hitting an eastbound Chevrolet SUV, according to an SJCSO news release.
An 11-year-old girl in the Chevrolet SUV was pronounced dead at the scene, the sheriff’s office said.
The driver of the Hyundai SUV, a 49-year-old Indiana woman, and two other children in the Chevrolet SUV received injuries that are not considered life-threatening, according to the release.
The sheriff’s office said alcohol and drugs are not believed to be factors in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.