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One man is dead while another is behind bars on drunk driving charges after a fatal accident involving two vehicles in Isabella County.


It happened Sunday afternoon on Blanchard Road near Crawford Road in Lincoln Twp. Sheriff Michael Main says A 70-year-old Crystal man driving west bound on Blanchard crossed the center line and side swiped a Ford pickup that was traveling the opposite direction. The pickup lost control after being hit and went into the ditch, the vehicle then came back onto the road and rolled over several times before stopping.


The driver, a 46-Year-old Winn area man was thrown from the vehicle while it rolled. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.


The driver of the Intrigue that crossed the center line was not hurt, he was arrested at the scene for operating while impaired causing death. 

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