Person Dies After Car Crashes, Catches Fire In Otsego County

A person died after the car they were driving crashed and caught fire in Otsego County.

The deadly crash happened Monday night at 11:23 on Meecher Road in Livingston Township.

Troopers from the Michigan State Police Gaylord Post say a man told them he was watching TV when he heard a crash and his sister said there was a car on fire.

Troopers say they called 911 and the man ran to the car with a fire extinguisher.

According to troopers, the fire extinguisher was exhausted and he was unable to put out the flames.

Troopers say the person inside the car died at the scene.