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Man killed in rollover crash in St. Joseph ID'd

Posted: 12:55 PM, Dec 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-12-16 12:55:20-05
Driver was drunk at time of fatal Berrien County crash: Sheriff’s Department

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Police have identified the victim in a fatal rollover crash Sunday in St. Joseph.

The crash happened at 6:32 a.m. near the intersection of Port and Wayne streets. Jhuone Fonder, 23, was one of two people who were ejected from the vehicle.

Fonder died at the scene and three others were taken to the hospital for injuries that weren’t life-threatening.

Investigators haven’t provided any information on what caused the crash but said the vehicle was going above the speed limit.

Police said the four people inside the vehicle had been involved in an altercation at the Blossom Acres Housing Development in Benton Township before the crash, which resulted in one of them being shot in the hip and arm.

Officers are still investigating the incident at the housing development.