UPDATE: Clare County Accident Kills Driver, Passengers Remain in Hospital

An Osceola County man died when his car hit a tree.

Deputies in Clare County say Lawrence Jackson, of Marion, was driving on Cook Road just before noon Monday, July 7, in Winterfield Township. They say his car left the road and hit a tree.

Jackson died at the scene.

His passenger, Shirley Parsell of McBain, was taken to Mercy Hospital in Cadillac. She remains in the hospital for treatment. 

While an 8-year-old passenger was flown to a Grand Rapids Hospital. He is still being treated as well. 

The accident remains under investigation.