UPDATE: M-72 Deadly Accident

Police say a 30-year-old Traverse City man died yesterday when he crossed the center line on M-72 and hit van head on. The accident happened yesterday just after 4pm in Whitewater Township, just east if Skegemog Point Road. The driver of the Charter Communications van was 28-year-old Thomas Merchant from Kewadin, he was treated at the hospital for injuries. Police are expected to release the other driver's name today. FOX 32 News will have the latest on this story during FOX 32 News at 7:00 & 10:00.