VALLEY TOWNSHIP, MI – On Sunday July 21, 2019, shortly before 2:00am, deputies from the Allegan County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single motorcycle, dual occupant crash in the area of 118th Ave and 37th St. in Valley Twp.
A motorcyclist failed to stop at the dead end portion of 118th Ave west of 37th St. The motorcycle continued down a steep embankment into the wooded area striking several trees and coming to a stop approximately 30 feet off the roadway.
The victim and driver is described as a young man in his late teens and is identified as Austin Lee Brown.
A female passenger sustained serious injuries in the traffic crash.
The crash remains under investigation.
Assisting the sheriff’s office on scene was the Hamilton Fire Department and Life EMS.