EASTON TOWNSHIP – Ionia County Sheriff’s officials confirm that a 45-year-old woman was killed in an early morning car accident.
Authorities were called to the scene at 3:54am , where they found that the vehicle had smashed into a tree.
According to the Sheriff’s office the vehicle left Bluewater Highway, west of Johnson Road, drove through a neighbor’s yard, and came to a halt in a wooded area.
Three passengers were taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the accident.
The Sheriff’s Office did not release the identity of the victim.
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