MT. PLEASANT, MI – Isabella County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a one car accident near US-127 and River Road in Union Township on Saturday, October 28th, 2017 2:12AM.
A passerby had reported debris in the roadway and damage to a guardrail. When he went to investigate further he found a 2017 Chrysler 300c that had rolled down into the median. The passerby called 911 and reported that one man was out walking around, and another was entrapped in the vehicle.
First responders arrived and began extrication of the man in the vehicle. He has been identified as Jeffrey Arnold, 28-years-old, of Shepard.
A local wrecker was contacted to assist with stabilization of the vehicle while first responders worked to free Jeffrey Arnold. First responders were able to free the 28-year-old man and MMR transported him to a local hospital.
Jeffrey Arnold died after arriving at the hospital due to his injuries..
The passenger, Markes Gadlen, 23-years old, also from Shepard, refused medical attention and did not go to the emergency department.
The accident is still under investigation.