UPDATE: Houghton Lake Teen Dies After Roscommon County Car Crash


Michigan State Police are looking into a deadly car crash that happened Sunday night in Roscommon Township. The crash happened on Federal Avenue near Joliet Avenue.

Troopers from the Houghton Lake Post say a 17 year old girl was walking north on the shoulder of M-55 when a northbound vehicle hit her from behind. Witnesses claim it looked like the driver went off the road and struck the teenager.

The teenager was taken to Grayling Mercy Hospital then to St Mary’s Hospital in Saginaw where police say she died Thursday around 9:40 am.

The driver was a woman from Prudenville.

Any witnesses of the crash are asked to contact the Michigan State Police Houghton Lake Post and reference complaint #72-1463-14.