St Clair Township, MI (August 4, 2023) – The St Clair County Sheriff’s Office confirmed that a 29-year-old man had lost his life following a truck accident in St Clair County on Wednesday, August 2.
At around 12:30 p.m., authorities were requested to assist on-site at a major truck crash that occurred on Range Road.
Preliminary crash reports indicate that a 2009 Buick Lucerne was heading northbound on Range Road when it became involved in a collision with a southbound semi-truck. The incident blocked multiple lanes on the road, prompting officials to shut down the roadway.
The driver of the Buick, identified as a 29-year-old man from St Clair Township, was fatally injured in the crash and pronounced deceased at the scene. The driver of the semi-truck, identified as a 61-year-old man from Mt. Morris, was treated for minor injuries.
The incident is being investigated by the St Clair County Accident investigation Team.
We hope the injured driver recovers quickly.
Our sympathies are with the family of the man who lost his life in this accident.
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