Man Killed in Lake County Crash Identified

We have an update on a single-vehicle crash in Lake County that left one person dead and two others hurt. We now know the name of the victim.

The sheriff says it happened around 6:15 p.m. Wednesday on Brooks road and Nine Mile road near Irons.

A pickup truck was driving east when it went around a curve and lost control, leaving the truck wrapped around a tree.

Cody Horton of Branch was a passenger in the vehicle and died at the scene.

Another passenger was taken to Munson Medical Center in Traverse City where he or she remains in serious condition.

The driver was also taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

They were later arrested on charges of negligent vehicular homicide and driving on a suspended or revoked license.

The prosecutor is reviewing the case.