One woman has died and two others are in the hospital following an accident in Kalkaska County Thursday evening.
The Kalkaska County Sheriff’s Office says deputies came across an accident on Ingersoll Road west of Creighton Road around 8:30 p.m. Thursday.
Three people were outside of vehicle and one was trapped inside.
The SUV was driving west on Ingersoll Road when the driver lost control in a curve. Two occupants were ejected and two passengers wearing seat belts were not ejected.
Haley Stangler from Kingsley passed away in the accident.
Two of the passengers were taken to Munson Medical Center in Traverse City and the other passenger refused medical treatment.
Alcohol and speed are believed to be contributing factors in the crash.
The case is still under investigation as the sheriff’s department works to determine the driver.