Woman, 18, killed in crash near Middleville

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THORNAPPLE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman was killed in a crash north of Middleville Monday evening.

She was identified as 18-year-old Alisabeth Swanson of Middleville.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. on Garbow Road west of M-37 in Thornapple Township.

The Barry County Sheriff’s Office says a westbound car left the road and hit a tree. Swanson was ejected from the car and killed.

The sheriff’s office said alcohol does not appear to have been a factor in the crash.

An autopsy was scheduled.

**Correction: The initial version of this article stated Swanson’s name was not released Monday night. It was included in Monday night’s release from the sheriff’s office. We regret the error, which has been fixed.

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