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Michigan Man Dies on Christmas

Friday, 27 December 2013 by

This is truly an unfortunate and tragic event. This Christmas, Russell Nevitt, 31, of Saginaw was pulled from an SUV that was partially submerged in a frozen river. He was pronounced dead at a Saginaw hospital. The person driving the car was 29-year-old Phillip McGowan. He lost control of his 1999 SUV around 5 p.m.

Washtenaw County News

Thursday, 12 December 2013 by

In Washtenaw County, a lawsuit was filed on behalf of seven minor prisoners (all of whom were unnamed because of their ages). The allegations were that of sexual abuse claims and physical assaults. The suit was filed in the Washtenaw County Trial Court and it named numerous officials as defendants: Governor Rick Snyder and the

A new bill proposed in the senate would make it easier to bring home your road kill, and, well, eat it or do whatever you want with the dead animal. If you’re driving along and hit a deer, then why shouldn’t you be able to take it? It’s likely caused injury to your car, and

I-75 reopened this morning after over 130 car crashes took place due to ice over the past couple of days. And while most of the injuries were not serious, it’s alarming to think that this early in the season there could be such chaos on the roadways. Schools in both Saginaw and Midland were forced

The family was from Shipshewana, Indiana and they were involved a horse and buggy accident that took place in Sturgis, Michigan. Lavon Kepp, age 30, was driving the buggy. Him and the infant suffered only minor injuries as a result of the crash that occurred on Fawn Rd., west of South Centerville Road in Sturgis.

Larry Calvin Burton was trying to cross the street in in Walker, Michigan at Wilson Avenue and Chesterfield Blvd. when a car hit him. The woman driving the car was a 17 year old from Grand Rapids. Burton was then hit by a second vehicle and dragged for almost 3 miles. Police were called and

October is a time for apple cider, doughnuts, corn mazes, and hayrides. The last thing anyone expects is to get injured from being thrown off a hayride, but that’s exactly what happened in Milford, Michigan just a few days ago. A tractor trailer at Camp Dearborn, a recreational facility that provides family-friendly events year-round, tipped

There was an article I read that struck a chord with me, and I felt like I should blog about the dangers of road rage. Last month, two men in Ionia, Michigan were driving down M-66 when a driver began to tailgate Jim Pullman. The driver got so close to Jim’s car that he was

In Waverly Township, 3 people were sent to the hospital after a van made a left turn into a driveway and a couple on a motorcycle were unable to stop. Unfortunately, the couple collided with the van. The couple from Paw Paw was not wearing helmets at the time of the accident. Them and the

Last Tuesday, according to officials, just near Zeeb Rd. on 94 Westbound, a semi truck jackknifed, which caused another semi truck to collide into it. As a result of the accident, diesel fuel was spilled all over the expressway along with an unknown substance. The Washtenaw County Hazardous Materials Team responded to the accident and

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