UPDATE: Sheriffs identify 47-year-old motorcyclist who died in Eaton County crash

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EATON COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) – UPDATE (9:11 a.m.): The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office has identified the 47-year-old motorcyclist who died yesterday in a crash in Eaton County as Eric Perry of Ovid.

ORIGINAL STORY: A 47-year-old motorcyclist from Ovid died in a crash today in Eaton County.

Just after 2:40 p.m. deputies responded to the two-vehicle crash, according to the Eaton County Sheriff’s Office.

The preliminary investigation shows a truck crossing M-99 on Columbia Highway pulled out in front of a northbound motorcyclist. All north and southbound lanes were closed by 2:49 PM because of the crash.

Detectives continue to investigate the incident and more details will be released tomorrow.

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