23-year-old woman killed in head-on crash in Saginaw County

The Saginaw County Sheriff's Department is investigating the cause of a deadly crash in St. Charles Township.

A 23-year-old Aplena woman was killed Tuesday morning in a crash in rural Saginaw County.

The Saginaw County Sheriff's Department says Jessica Joy was killed when the car she was driving struck a garbage truck head-on.

Police tell NBC25 Joy was traveling northbound on Graham Rd. near Hanchett Rd. in St. Charles Township, when she crossed the center line and hit the grabage truck.

The accident happened around 10:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Joy was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the garbage truck refused medical attention and is expected to be ok.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.