Amish teen killed in buggy crash
HIGHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Michigan State Police say an Amish teen was killed last Thursday when the buggy he was driving was hit by a car.
The crash happened at about 8:30pm on July 30 on 80th Avenue near 19 Mile Road in Osceola County.
Police say Andrew Beachy, 19, of Marion, was operating a buggy when he was hit by a Chevrolet Cobalt driven by a 25-year-old Evart man heading the same direction. Beachy was pronounced dead at the scene. He was the only person in the buggy.
Police say that alcohol was not a factor in the crash and they are still investigating.