Man hit by car, killed while snowblowing driveway

Deputies say the woman was cooperative and called 911.




A 25-year-old Kingsley man was killed while snowblowing his driveway Wednesday evening.

It happened around 5:40 p.m. on Voice Road between Garfield and Summit Road.

According to the Grand Traverse County Sheriff's Department, a 29-year-old Maple City woman lost control of her car and left the road. She hit the man, dragging him into a ditch.

The road was blocked off for several hours. Deputies re-routed traffic as crews worked the scene.

Deputies say the woman was cooperative and called 911.

Deputies say it's likely road conditions caused the crash, but they're still investigating.



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