Deadly Accident Closes Benzie County Highway

A deadly three car crash closed a Benzie County highway for the time being.

Deputies say it happened around 7:30 this morning on M-115, Benzie Highway in Benzonia.

We're told the highway is currently closed while Michigan State Police and deputies investigate.

Emergency crews say an 83-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.

One driver was taken to Munson Hospital for serious injuries, and another driver and passenger suffered very minor injuries.