UPDATE: The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office has released the names of the three victims of the Saturday crash near I-69. They are all family members, and were in the single vehicle involved. They are: Kevin Haas, 63, from Linden; Kimberly Trasciatti, 66, from Howell; and Lorraine Haas, 88, from Hartland. The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the sheriff’s office.
ORIGINAL STORY: A pickup crash in Eaton County claimed the lives of three people Saturday morning at 7:26 a.m.
The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office is not releasing names of the victims until families have been notified. The sheriff’s report said a Ford pickup left the roadway while exiting the off-ramp from southbound I-69 to Ainger Road and crashed into a swampy area.
Two of the three occupants in the pickup were thrown from the vehicle and pronounced deceased at the scene. The third was taken to a hospital and later died. The sheriff’s Accident Team and Detective Bureau is investigating.