Mecosta County Motorcycle Crash Leaves One Man Dead

An accident in Mecosta County on Friday left one man dead.

The Mecosta County Sheriff’s Office says it happened around 7 p.m. near the intersection of 19 Mile Road and 220th Avenue in Green Township.

A man from Big Rapids was heading eastbound on his motorcycle on 19 Mile Road, and crashed into the back of a car that was stopped during a backup on the road.

The car was then pushed into a truck that was also part of the backup.

The motorcycle driver was ejected from the motorcycle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident remains under investigation.