Man, woman killed in 2-car crash in Eaton Rapids

EATON RAPIDS, Mich. (WLNS) - A man and woman were killed Sunday afternoon in a 2-vehicle accident in Eaton County. 

Police say the crash happened around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of Bellevue Hwy and Clinton Trail in Eaton Rapids.

According to the initial investigation, an 18-year-old driving a pickup truck along Bellevue Hwy ran a stop sign and struck an SUV traveling south on Clinton Trail. 

The impact sent both vehicles into a ditch on the side of the road, and the man and woman inside the SUV didn't survive. 

Police say the 18-year-old driver of the pickup truck is expected to be okay. 

The crash is still under investigation, although authorities don't believe drugs or alcohol were factors. 

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