UPDATE (1:49 p.m.) – Ingham County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that a 14-year old girl has died.
Police responded to a crash on January 7th at approximately 6:30 p.m. on eastbound I-96 near Hagadorn.
Police say a family of four from Eaton Rapids was traveling east when the vehicle slid off the road, flipped and struck a tree.
The vehicle was driven by a man from Eaton Rapids and had his wife, 14-year old and 11-year old daughters inside the vehicle.
When police arrived on scene, the 14-year old girl had died. The father, mother and 11-year old daughter were transported to a hospital where the mother is in critical condition.
The father and 11-year old suffered minor injuries.
Sheriff’s officials say snow drifting across the road led to icy road conditions and believe that contributed to the crash.
The crash remains under investigation. 6 News will continue to keep you updated as we learn more information.
INGHAM COUNTY (WLNS) – One person is dead and three others are injured after a single vehicle crash in Ingham County.
It happened around 6:30 p.m. on eastbound I-96 near mile marker 107.
According to Sgt. Jeff Weiss, Ingham County Emergency Management, a pick-up truck was heading eastbound on I-96 just west of Hagadorn Road, when it left the road, and rolled several times.
Police and fire crews from several different agencies responded to the scene.
Both lanes of eastbound I-96 are closed while police investigate the crash.
6 News has a photographer on the scene working to get more information, we’ll provide updates as soon as we get them.