Mason County Man Dead After Head-on Crash

The Mason County Sheriff’s Office says a man is dead after an early-morning crash.

Emergency crews were called to a two-vehicle crash north of Free Soil Township around 4:30 Saturday morning.

The sheriff’s office says it appears a Muskegon County man was driving south on U.S. 31 when he crossed the center lane.

They say he hit a Mason County man who was driving north head-on

Deputies report when they arrived at the scene, the Mason County man had died from injuries he suffered in the crash.

They say the Muskegon man was initially taken to a local hospital for serious injuries.

He was later moved to a Grand Rapids facility for advanced treatment.

The sheriff’s office believes alcohol was a factor in the crash.