Victims In Isabella County Motorcycle/Deer Crash Identified

Officials have released the names of a woman who was killed and a man who was injured when their motorcycle struck a deer in Rosebush Wednesday morning.

Police say just before 3:00 a deer ran out in front of the motorcycle, which was driving south on Mission Road. According to the Isabella County Sheriff’s Office 42-year-old Athena Jackson from Lake was killed in the crash. As of Thursday afternoon, 45-year-old Darlow Abbott from Indiana was still in critical condition at a Grand Rapids hospital.

The crash is still under investigation.