UPDATE: Man identified in Eaton County fatal crash


The Eaton County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man killed in a rollover crash that happened early Sunday morning. 

Matt Casler of Potterville was driving a Cadillac Escalade eastbound on Needmore Hwy when it went off the road and rolled multiple times.

Deputies said Casler was the only person in the car at the time of the crash and he was pronounced dead at the scene. 


Deputies in Eaton County say one person is dead after a crash early Sunday.

Eaton County sheriff’s deputies were called to the intersection of Otto Road and Needmore Highway in Benton Township around 1:30 a.m.

Officials on scene tell 6 News it appears the driver lost control of the vehicle at the intersection and went off the road. The vehicle then rolled several times.

The driver, who was the only person inside the vehicle, was pronounced dead on scene. Deputies have not released any information about who the person was.

The crash is under investigation.

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