Jackson man dies after alleged drunk driver crosses median on US 127 near Page Ave.


LEONI TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLNS) — The Michigan State Police say 68-year-old Rodney Lee Arbogast of Jackson died in a crash on US 127 near Page Ave around 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5.

MSP says that a car heading south on US 127 went over the median and hit Arbogast, who was traveling north.

Investigators say they believe alcohol was involved with the driver hitting Arbogast.

6 News is working to learn more about the driver and the ongoing investigation.

MSP says they were assisted by Blackman-Leoni Township Public Safety and the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department.

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