Leelanau Co. Road Commission Warns Drivers After Bear Hit, Killed By Car

The Leelanau County Road Commission is asking drivers to be on the lookout for wildlife after a bear was hit and killed by a car.

A young female bear was hit and the photo was posted to their Facebook page.

The road commission says the crash happened Wednesday on M22 near Basch Road at the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and the person who hit the bear was not hurt.

The road commission is asking drivers to slow down and be on the lookout for animals that may run into the road.