Two People Killed in Benzie County Car Crash Identified

We can now tell you the names of the people killed in a Benzie County car crash.

The sheriff’s office says it happened at the intersection of Cedar Run Road and Reynolds Road before 5 p.m. Wednesday.

The sheriff’s office says Tristan Clay didn’t stop at the intersection and hit a vehicle driven by Payton Carpenter.

Clay and Carpenter died at the scene of the crash.

The sheriff’s office says one of the cars also started on fire.

A passenger in Carpenter’s car survived and was taken to the hospital for minor injuries.