UPDATE 3:37 p.m. – The Meridian Township Police have identified the victims in a double-fatality accident late this morning. 87-year-old Lawrence Merindorf and 86-year-old Joyce Felton, both of Mason, died in the crash. Investigators say one vehicle was traveling north on Meridian Road and the second was eastbound on Grand River when they collided. The investigation into the crash is continuing and 6 News will update the story as more information becomes available.
UPDATE 2:30 p.m. – The intersection of Grand River and Meridian Road has been re-opened.
INGHAM CO., Mich (WLNS) – Two people have died in a crash near the intersection of Grand River and Meridian Roads.
Investigators tell 6 News crews on the scene that a man and woman died.
The first call for help came in just before 11:35 a.m.
Accident reconstruction teams are on scene and Grand River will be closed for several hours while they investigate.
Drivers are urged to find an alternate route and avoid the area.