Driver loses control in Kalamazoo County; dies after hitting trees

KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. — A 71-year-old man is dead after his vehicle crashed after veering off road in Cooper Township.

Kalamazoo County deputies say the man was driving eastbound on East D Ave near N Riverview Saturday morning when he seemingly lost control of his vehicle, heading off the road down a small embankment and into some trees.

He was pulled out of the vehicle by rescue workers, but later died at the hospital.

Speed and alcohol do not seem to be factors in this crash.

Anyone that may have witnessed this accident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office at 269-383-8748 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.

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