MONROE, Michigan — A woman is dead after a crash involving a car and pedestrian late Saturday evening in Monroe Township.
According to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, 41-year-old Charlene Melissa Perry of Erie, Michigan, was walking westbound across South Dixie Highway north of Tanager Dr. around 11:46 p.m. when she was struck by a southbound 2020 Nissan passenger car. Perry was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced dead.
The driver of the Nissan is a 37-year-old Temperance, Michigan, man. His identity is being withheld at this time.
It remains unknown whether excessive speed or operating under the influence were a factor in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.