Deadly crash on US-23 shuts down highway

A crash on northbound US-23 has the freeway closed and traffic being diverted at the Torrey Road exit 80. (Charles Crouse /WEYI)

UPDATE: The Genesee County Sheriffs Department is reporting the driver involved in the crash has died.

The 38-year-old Burton man is not being identified pending notification of his family.

At this time it is believed alcohol was a factor in the crash pending further investigation, according to Genesee County Undersheriff Chris Swanson.

The crash on northbound US-23 has the freeway closed and traffic being diverted at the Torrey Road exit.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area while crews work to clear the scene.

The crash happened just south of Lahring Road and involved the rollover of one vehicle.

Undersheriff Chris Swanson tells NBC25/FOX66 an investigation is underway with measurements of the scene being taken and the collection of any possible evidence.



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