COVERT (WKZO) -- A single vehicle traffic crash in Covert proved fatal Friday morning.
Covert Township Police were called to the scene of an accident in the 78000-block of 48th Avenue just after 6 a.m. after a passerby found a 1996 Pontiac Grand Am that had crashed and the driver was deceased. It's believed that speed was a factor in the crash on the gravel road. Toxicology tests are pending to determine if alcohol was a factor in the crash.
The name of the deceased, a 44-year-old woman from Coloma, is being withheld pending notification of family members.