Man Dead After Crash Near Michigan-Indiana Border
Wednesday, December 7, 2022

MOTTVILLE, MI - A 61-year-old Florida man is dead, after crashing head-on with a semi-truck near the border of Michigan and Indiana.

The Michigan State Police say at around noon on Tuesday, troopers were called to US 12 Hwy near Vistula Road, in Mottville Township, where a pick-up had collided with a semi-truck.

Troopers say the pick-up truck, driven by the Florida man, crossed the centerline and struck the semi-truck head-on.

The Florida man died at the accident scene.

The driver of the semi-truck, who was identified as a 53-year-old from Indiana, was taken to the hospital with only minor injuries.

Trooper say both drivers were wearing seatbelts.

This crash remains under investigation.

The Michigan State Police was assisted by the White Pigeon Police Department, the White Pigeon Fire Department, and LifeCare EMS.