This weekend proved to be a deadly one for two Three Rivers residents taking to the roads on motorcycles. On Saturday at approximately 4:30 p.m., deputies with the Cass County Sheriff's Department were called to investigate a personal injury accident that resulted in a fatality near the intersec…
As of December 12, 978 people have died on Michigan's roadways due to crashes in 2017.
The Michigan Department of Transportation says in a release that in the past week there were 18 fatalities; compared to December 12, 2016, the year-to-date number of fatalities was down by 31.
MDOT says that this year, 71 of their 83 trucks in the region will have green and amber beacons on them; these new green beacons have been rolled out over the last few years, and are shown to be easier to see in the winter.