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Slippery Roads Claim Life Over Weekend

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EATON COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) - Bad weather and slippery roads casued a fatal accident over the weekend.

It happened Sunday around 6:40p.m. at M-50 and Kemler Road.

Officials say the car on Kemler swerved to avoid a stopped vehicle at the intersection and went into eastbound lanes. That's when it collided head-on with an oncoming car.

Three people were in the car that spun out. One of those people was rushed to the hospital, where they later died. The other two suffered minor injuries, as well as the person driving the other car.

The name of the victim has not yet been released.

Officials say alcohol was not a factor.

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