HOLLY, MI – The Michigan State Police Metro North Post is investigating a fatal crash that occurred on Thursday October 26th, 2017, at approximately 8:25 AM, on Grange Hall Road near Great Lakes Drive in Holly Township.
Preliminary investigation revealed that a 2017 Chevy SUV was slowing to turn into a drive way on eastbound Grange Hall when the driver of a 2009 Chevy SUV failed to stop and struck the rear of the 2017 Chevy. There were no injuries to the driver or three passengers of the 2017 Chevy.
The driver of the 2009 Chevy was alert and conscious when taken from the scene by ambulance to Genesys Hospital. When troopers arrived to follow up it was learned that the driver, a 32-year- old woman, from Holly, was in route to Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak via helicopter. The woman died on her way to the hospital.
The Second District Crash Reconstruction unit was notified and will be assisting in the investigation. It appears that seatbelts were not used by the deceased driver.
This investigation is continuing by the Metro North Post and the reconstruction unit.