Woman Dead After US-31 Crash in Benzie County

A woman is dead after being hit in a head-on crash in Benzie County.

The sheriff’s office says it happened just before 2:00 Wednesday afternoon.

The crash shut down US-31 for hours near Moss Rd.

Deputies say a driver veered into oncoming traffic and hit a pickup truck.

Police say the woman driving the pickup died at the scene.

Her passenger and the other driver were taken to the hospital.

The sheriff’s office has not yet released the victim’s name.