On Sunday August 29th, 2021, at approximately 9:50 p.m. Deputies with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office responded to a car vs pedestrian accident on N State Rd (M-66) near Parmeter Rd in Ionia Township. Preliminary investigation shows that a 2011 Jeep Cherokee was North bound on N State Rd (M-66) when the driver, a 34 year old female struck the victim, a 24 year old male, who was in the roadway. The 24 year old male was pronounced deceased on scene. Speed and Alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash. The accident remains under investigation. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Ionia Department of Public Safety, Life EMS, Ionia County Central Dispatch and Reed & Hoppes Towing.