Multiple Fatalities Reported in Muskegon Co. Traffic Crash

CASNOVIA, Mich. — The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office says four people are confirmed dead and two others are injured, after a traffic accident that happened on Friday morning.

The crash occurred at around 6:30 a.m. near the round-about of Apple Ave (M-46) and Newaygo Road (M-37) in Casnovia Township.  Apple Ave will be closed between Waterloo and Newaygo Road while crews investigate.  They did not anticipate it re-opening until 10:30 a.m. at the earliest.

In a live interview with FOX 17 News, officials said weather was likely a factor in the crash.  It began with one vehicle spinning out.  The occupants of that vehicle then witnessed an SUV also losing control.  That SUV was then involved in a t-bone accident with a pickup truck.  All four fatalities were within the SUV.

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2 comments

  • david

    If musk. Newaygo and kent county road com. Wouldnt fight about what county is suposed to plow that section of road fatal accidents like this would not happen my heart goes out to the families.