Crash Involving Vehicle, Bicyclist Claims Life of 15-Year-Old Newaygo Co. Girl

A crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist claimed the life of a 15-year-old girl in Newaygo County.

According to the sheriff’s office, the deadly crash happened at M-82 and Bingham Avenue, west of Newaygo, in Garfield Township around 12:30 Thursday afternoon.

Deputies say the girl was riding her bicycle when she was hit by a vehicle traveling eastbound on M-82.

The girl was pronounced dead at the scene.

The name of the victim has not yet been released.

Stay with Northern Michigan’s News Leader as we work to bring you more details.