Deadly Crash at Houghton Lake Intersection Kills 1, Injures 2

Michigan State Police say one person is dead and two others injured after a crash in Houghton Lake.

Troopers say it happened just before 5 p.m. on Saturday at the intersection of M-55 and Old 27.

They say a driver was approaching the intersection too quickly and veered off the road to avoid hitting other cars.

The car crossed a lawn and ended up in a ditch.

Troopers say the driver and one of his passengers were hurt in the crash.

A third passenger, identified as 82-year-old Victorine Keith from Grayling, died.

Troopers say no other vehicles were involved and the crash is still under investigation.