The Barry County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic crash Wednesday night, involving two vehicles, which occurred at the intersection of Charlton Park Rd and Lawrence Rd in Baltimore Twp.
The preliminary investigation revealed a westbound Ford F550 ran a stop sign and collided with a southbound Buick Lacrosse. The driver of the Buick was identified as an 88 year old male from Hastings. Lifesaving efforts were performed, but he was ultimately pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Ford was identified as a 38 year old male from Galesburg. He was transported via ambulance to an area hospital for treatment.
The crash remains under investigation.