From the Newaygo County Sheriff's Department:
On November 11, 2019 at approximately 8:09 am, Deputies of the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to S Mason Dr (M-37) north of E 112th St, in Ashland Township on a report of a two vehicle accident.
Upon arrival on scene Deputies found that a passenger vehicle was southbound on S Mason Dr, lost control and crossed the centerline. A SUV was going northbound could not avoid the southbound vehicle and crashed into the passenger side of the southbound vehicle.
The driver of the northbound vehicle, a 41 year old female from Grant, was uninjured.
The driver of the southbound vehicle, a 28 year old female from Newaygo was fatally injured and pronounced dead on the scene.
There were no passengers in either vehicle.
The accident remains under investigation by the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office, however, alcohol and drugs do not appear to be a factor in the accident.
Deputies were assisted at the scene by the Michigan State Police, Grant Police Department, Ashland-Grant Fire Department, Life EMS, Newaygo County Central Dispatch, Newaygo County Road Commission, and Mid-Michigan Medical Examiner Group.