Driver dies after Van Buren County crash

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

COLUMBIA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A 57-year-old man has died after a Feb. 12 crash in Van Buren County.

The crash happened Feb. 12 at 6:05 p.m. at Baseline Road and 64th Street, according to the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Department.

Officials say Joseph Cecil Scholze lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree.  He died Feb. 17 as a result of his injuries.

According to a release, there was heavy snowfall the night of the crash   Officials also believe Scholze was not wearing his seat belt.

Google Map for coordinates 42.418975 by -86.168258.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.