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MSP: Driver dies after crash in Alpine Township

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Posted at 7:22 AM, Feb 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-03 07:22:55-05

ALPINE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A Comstock Park area man has died from his injuries after being involved in a three-car crash in Alpine Township.

Michigan State Police say it happened on Alpine Avenue around 5:15 p.m. Tuesday.

We're told the driver of a minivan, an 85-year-old man, tried to turn onto Westshire Drive and failed to yield the right-of -way of another car.

The crash caused the cars to hit a third car that was stopped at the stop sign at Alpine Avenue and Westshire Drive.

MSP says the man who caused the crash was taken to a hospital and later died from his injuries.

A second driver suffered minor injuries while the third driver involved was not hurt.

The crash remains under investigation.