Woman Swerves To Miss Animal; Rams Into Car Garage

Posted at 4:50 AM, Mar 31, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-31 11:32:34-04

CALVIN TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A driver swerves to miss an animal in the road, struck a car garage, and fled the scene.

According to Cass County Sheriff Joseph Underwood Jr., his deputies handled the incident early Easter morning on Diamond View Road just south of Brownsville in Calvin Township.

The driver was identified as 25-year-old Michelle Donovan from White Pigeon. No occupants were at the home at the time of the accident.

Alcohol was not a factor, and the cause is still under investigation. The driver was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

Donovan was transported to Borgess Lee Memorial for minor injuries and Life Care Ambulance assisted deputies at the scene.