At approximately 9:26 p.m., Eaton County Sheriff’s Office Deputies, Eaton Area EMS, and Charlotte and Hamlin Twp Fire Departments responded to the scene of a single vehicle traffic crash in the area of E. Five Point Hwy and Brookfield Rd. in Eaton Twp.
Upon arrival, first responders discovered that a man was ejected from the vehicle.
The victim, Thomas Waligorski, 19-years-old, from Potterville, was pronounced dead at the scene.
A second person in the vehicle was transported for non-life threatening injuries.
Traffic was diverted around the crash site for several hours while members of the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office Accident Investigation Team investigated this fatal crash. The investigation is ongoing.