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Update: Man Accused Of Causing Deadly Four Car Accident In Grand Traverse County

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Update: September 10

One man faces charges for a deadly four-car crash in Grand Traverse County.

The prosecutor says Michael Wear faces one misdemeanor charge of a crash causing death.

He's accused of falling asleep behind the wheel, and hitting Chris Prohaska's car.

Prohaska died from his injuries the next day.

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August 25

Curtis Prohaska has died from his injuries after a four car accident in Grand Traverse County.

It happened at the intersection of West Silver Lake Road and Secor in Garfield Township around eight Thursday morning.

The vehicles were all traveling in different directions when they collided after one of them rear ended another at a stop sign.

A minivan slid over the embankment.

There was one person in each vehicle all of which were wearing seat belts.

Prohaska was driving this jeep.

One other person was taken to the hospital with less serious injuries.

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