Fatal Lapeer County Crash Leaves Four Dead

Police in Lapeer County are investigating a fatal crash which occurred Tuesday, August 25.

Police say around 4:00 p.m., a westbound SUV and a southbound SUV crashed in the area of Starville and Broadbridge roads in Cottrellville Township. The involved vehicles were a Ford Expedition and a Chevy Tahoe. The vehicles ended up in a wooded area off the road, with one of the SUV’s catching fire.

Two people were in each vehicle, a 37-year-old Lapeer man, 34-year-old New Baltimore man, a 40-year-old Cottrellville man and a 37-year-old Cottrellville woman. All four were killed in the crash.