Michigan Man Dies in Crash

MONROE COUNTY -- A Michigan man is dead after crashing his pickup truck in Monroe County.  The incident happened on Sylvania-Petersburg, between Morocco and Rauch Roads.

Michigan State Police say 45-year-old Jeffrey VanKirk of Petersburg lost control of his truck, went off the road, and hit a fence.

VanKirk was thrown from the truck.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say he was not wearing a seatbelt.

Posted by AEB