Driver killed when car hits tree, catches fire

Posted at 9:14 PM, Jul 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-15 21:14:08-04

CALHOUN COUNTY, Mich. (WSYM) - A man is dead after his car caught fire in a Calhoun County crash.

It happened in the 2100 block of nine mile road Friday night just before 11:30 p.m.

Preliminary reports indicate the driver was speeding when it left the road and hit a tree.

Upon impact the man was partially ejected from his vehicle

The car then caught on fire.

Police continue to investigate the crash.

If you have any information, call the Calhoun County Sheriff's office at (269) 969-6450.