Deadly Crash Involving Semi in Cass County

Posted at 8:53 PM, May 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-01 20:56:21-04
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MASON TOWNSHIP, Mich (May 1, 2014) – A Union man is dead after a crash involving a pickup truck and a semi in Mason Township today.

Deputies say 54-year-old Jon Stone was behind the wheel of a pickup that failed to stop for a semi at Five Points Road and U.S. 12 around 8:30 a.m.

The semi heading westbound collided with the pickup truck.

Stone was pronounced dead at the scene.  A passenger in the pickup truck, 48-year-old Donald Bardo of Union, was hospitalized after the crash.  The semi driver, 50-year-old Robert Arnold of Sparta, was also hospitalized with injuries.

The crash remains under investigation tonight.