Ionia Car Crash Victim Identified as Local Teacher

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Ionia Car Crash Victim Identified as Local Teacher

CREATED Feb. 18, 2013

The Ionia car crash victim has been identified as 57-year-old Portland High School teacher Brad Foltz.

On Saturday at 12:10 AM Deputies with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle accident on eastbound I-96 near Kent Street.

The investigation revealed that a Ford F150 truck, driven by Foltz, was eastbound, left the roadway, struck a guardrail, and came to a rest on its roof in the eastbound travel lanes.

A Ford Escape, driven by a 55-year-old Grand Rapids man, struck the Ford F150. The driver of the Ford Escape was transported to Sparrow Hospital and is currently in stable condition.

A 56-year-old female, who was a passenger in the Ford Escape, was transported to Sparrow Hospital and is in critical condition.

Foltz was pronounced dead at the scene.

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