Crash Claims Life of Woman in Clare County

A Farwell woman is dead following a crash in Clare County on Monday, September 27.

Police say 36-year-old Judith Conaway was driving a Dodge Dakota south on Rogers Ave. in Sheridan Township around 11:00 a.m. She failed to stop at the intersection of Colonville Rd. and drove into the path of a Ford F-150 heading east. The collision caused the Dakota to roll into a ditch.

Conaway was killed at the scene. The driver of the pickup truck was treated at MidMichigan Medical Center – Clare and is listed in stable condition.

Police say alcohol and seat belt use are likely factors in the crash.