38-Year-Old Grand Junction Man Killed After His Car Hits A Tree

Posted at 1:54 PM, Mar 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-14 13:54:58-04

COLUMBIA TOWNSHIP, Mich. —  According to Sheriff Deputies 38-Year-Old Timothy Thurston was killed early Thursday morning after his Mazda 626 left the road in the 46000 block of Basline Road in Columbia Township and hit a tree. Sheriff Deputies say that speed does appear to be a factor and that Thurston was not wearing his seatbelt. The investigation also found that the vehicles airbags did deploy. Pending toxicology results,it is unknown whether alcohol was a factor or not.

The crash does remain under investigation.

No other vehicles were involved.