Teen killed in bicycle crash in Newaygo County

Posted at 4:04 PM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 16:36:50-04

GARFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A 15-year-old girl is dead after the bicycle she was riding was hit by a vehicle Thursday afternoon.

The crash happened at the intersection of M-82 and Bingham Avenue at about 12:30 p.m. according to the Newaygo County Sheriff’s office.

Deputies say that the driver was heading east on M-82 when the crash occurred. The girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity of the girl and the driver have not been released.  The crash is still under investigation.