A 22-year-old woman from the Martin area died at the scene of a one-car crash on April 26 in Watson Township, according to a Michigan State Police Wayland Post news release.
Witnesses to the 7 p.m. crash reported seeing the driver of a Jeep Grand Cherokee using her cell phone prior to the crash and said the driver was swerving all over the roadway on M-222 near 19th Street. The vehicle appeared to have run off of the right side of the road and rolled over several times. It’s believed the woman was wearing her seatbelt but was still ejected from the vehicle.
The crash remains under investigation. Troopers were assisted on scene by Allegan County Sheriff's Department, Wayland EMS, and Hopkins Township Fire Department.