Fatal single car crash 3/21/19 1564-19
Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office
Nature of Incident:
Fatality Single Vehicle Traffic Crash
Date and Time:
03/21/2019 at approximately 12:14 hours
24th avenue west of M40 Hwy, Bloomingdale Township, Van Buren County, State of Michigan
57-Year-old male resident of Paw Paw, Michigan. Name withheld pending family notification.
Sheriff Daniel E. Abbott reports that deputies were dispatched to 24th avenue west of M40 highway in Bloomingdale Township reference a single motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival deputies discovered that a 2000 Chevrolet C1500 pickup was west bound 24th avenue when for unknown reason the driver went off the roadway and struck a tree. The driver was the only occupant of the vehicle and was pronounced deceased on scene. The vehicle crash remains under investigation.
Michigan State Police, Bloomingdale Fire Department and Life Emergency Medical Services.
K9 Deputy Scott Schmitt
Sgt Tony Evans
Please contact Operations Lieutenant Jim Charon at 269-657-2006.
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