Hit & Run Accident Investigated in Clare County

The Clare County sheriff's office is investigating a hit and run accident that sent a family of four to the hospital with minor injuries. The incident happened on M-115 near Cedar Avenue in Freeman Township on Friday. Deputies report that a Ford Station Wagon was side-swiped while making a legal pass when another vehicle forced it off the road, and into a tree. That vehicle was described as a green full size van with a home made luggage or ladder rack, having drivers side front end damage. The driver was last seen heading toward Osceola County. Anyone with information should contact the Clare county sheriff's office at 989-539-7166.