BROOKFIELD TWP., MI (WLNS) – One man is dead after crashing his car into a tree Friday morning.
It happened around 10:35 a.m. Friday on E. Spicerville Hwy. near Brookfield Rd. in Eaton County’s Brookfield Twp.
The 54-year-old driver has been identified as Mark Matthew Montgomery of Charlotte. Montgomery was traveling eastbound when officials say he lost control of his car and hit a tree.
Officials believe he lost control due to excessive speed and slippery road conditions. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash.