1 dead, 1 critical, 1 serious in Kalamazoo crash

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety is investigating a fatal traffic crash Sunday afternoon.

The accident occurred at 12:08 p.m. at the intersection of South Burdick Street and East Cork Street in the city. Upon arriving at the scene officers found a three-vehicle crash and three injured adults.

Lifesaving efforts were started immediately on all three. However, one of them died at the scene.

The other two victims were transported to Bronson Hospital where one was in critical condition and the other was in serious condition.

The investigation showed that one vehicle was northbound on South Burdick when the driver disregarded the signal at Cork. Upon entering the intersection the vehicle then struck two others, one of them eastbound and the other westbound.

Speed is believed to be a factor in the crash.

The incident remains under investigation by Kalamazoo Public Safety. Anybody with any information is being asked to contact the department at (269) 337-8994 or Silent Observer at (269) 343-2100.

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