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At-fault driver in fatal Ottawa Co. crash facing charge

Posted: 6:08 PM, Sep 09, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-09 18:08:27-04

SPRING LAKE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The at-fault driver in a crash that killed a woman in Ottawa County is being charged in her death.

Daniel Beckley Jr., 28, was arraigned Monday on a charge of operating while intoxicated causing death in a Sept. 6 crash on 148th Avenue near Lori Lane in Spring Lake Township.

Jennylynn Carletto, 60, was pinned in her vehicle as a result of the crash and died at the scene. Authorities initially said Beckley may have been speeding when he hit Carletto’s vehicle.