UPDATE: Victim Identified in Train vs Car Accident
FOX 47 News
State police have now identified the young man killed when the car he was in was struck by a train in Ionia County.
Troopers say Michael Cole, 20, of Portland, was killed when the train struck his car along Jordan Lake Avenue, shortly after 8 o'clock Monday night.
The accident remains under investigation by Michigan State Police troopers from the Lakeview Post. Lake Odessa police and fire departments, as well as LIFE EMS, assisted at the scene.
One person was killed when a train hit a car in Lake Odessa Monday evening.
Ionia County dispatchers tell us it happened at the crossing on Jordan Lake Road near the McDonald's.
The accident is under investigation and people should avoid the area.
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