Date: Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Ryan Bridges, bridgesR@kalamazoocity.org, 269-762-2922
Motorist dies in traffic crash
On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at approximately 9:21 P.M, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers responded to the 4400 block of S Westnedge Ave for a report of a single motor vehicle crash into a pole. Upon officer’s arrival they located the crash and found the driver to be unresponsive. Lifesaving efforts were started by Public Safety Officers.
The driver, a 59-year-old, Kalamazoo resident, was transported to a local hospital. He was pronounced dead a short time later. It does not appear alcohol or speed was a factor in the crash. The victim appears to have had a medical condition while driving which caused the crash.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at (269) 488-8911 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of:
Lt. Scott Miller