On Air Now

Current Show

Coast to Coast AM   12:00 AM - 6:00 AM

Call Coast to Coast now at 1-800-825-5033

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
68° Feels Like: 68°
Wind: NNW 25 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0.04”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Scattered Thunderstorms 63°

Tonight

Partly Cloudy 43°

Tomorrow

Sunny 64°

Ice and speed get the blame for a crash that kills two school children from Otsego

by

KALAMAZOO (WKZO) -- Grief councilors are on hand this morning at the Heritage Christian Academy in Kalamazoo to help students and staff cope with the death of two students from the school.

17-year-old Anneka Vels and her 13-year- old brother, Landon where killed when their mini-van slid off G Avenue and slammed into a large tree yesterday morning, and burst into flames.

Linda Weston, who lives nearby says her husband and a neighbor tried to rescue the two teens, but they were beaten back by the smoke and flames.

They were traveling from their home in Otsego to the School in Kalamazoo.

Sheriff’s Deputies are blaming an icy road surface and speed for the crash.

Family and friends held a prayer vigil last night for the two children.

 

 

Comments