‘Vehicle of interest’ located in fatal Wyoming hit-and-run

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WYOMING, Mich. — Wyoming Police say they have located a "vehicle of interest" in a fatal hit and run crash Tuesday morning, but they are still attempting to identify the driver.

The incident happened about 8:45 a.m. on 52nd Street, just east of Byron Center Avenue.  Police say a pickup truck with a snow plow was heading west on 52nd when it struck a woman walking along the roadway. The driver of the truck left the scene.

The woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Surveillance still from a nearby home showing a red truck driving on 52nd Street near the time of the crash. Courtesy photo.

Surveillance still from a nearby home showing a red truck driving on 52nd Street near the time of the crash. Courtesy photo.

The truck is described as a red, full-size Dodge Ram pickup truck, with a "V" plow on the front and a scraper plow on the back.  It had a yellow light on the roof, but had no writings or identification of plow company on it.

Police have identified the woman who was killed as Chelsea Crawford, 26, of Wyoming.  Her husband has set up a GoFundMe page.

Anyone with information should call Wyoming Police at 616-530-7300 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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  • That Guy

    This is horrible everyone loses here. What a dousce bag, turn your self in or i will find you. Looks to me his back blade is down so he was plowing a drive right in that picture if not the neighbors. Dragging snow in the street

  • j.s.

    The blade was down in the back to totally Drench the Poor woman. Instead he Killed her,,,,
    Sure the driver was laughing as he seen in Her in the road in front and dropped the rear blade.
    The driver should be locked up for life for his actions and not 2 years of probation…..

  • Kam

    I knew her very personally. Chelsea was a sweet girl, she was very artsy and always gave a thoughtful gift. I was kind of the outcast in high school and she always invited me to her birthday or halloween bash, and even her grad party. We had many good times together… She didn’t deserve this.

    If you’re reading this, dear sir or madam, please turn yourself in. Better to turn yourself in and maybe recieve a lighter sentence than have them find you, and dear god, if you don’t and they find you, I hope you get the maximum sentence.

    That was someones wife and one of my best friends.

    Please do not remain an arrogant tosspot and turn yourself in.