UNION TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WILX) - The driver of a car that was found in the median of US-127 Saturday morning, is dead after succumbing to his injuries following the crash.
The 28 year-old man from Shepard was hospitalized after Isabella County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a one car accident.
It happened around 2 am, after a passerby had reported debris in the roadway and damage to a guardrail.
The passerby told police that a male passenger was out walking around, and that the driver was still entrapped in the vehicle.
First responders were able to free him,and he was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.
The 23 year-old passenger from Pompeii refused medical attention.
The accident is still under investigation.