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Alcohol And Drugs Factors In Two Vehicle Crash
Saturday Sep 08, 2018 11:00am
Penn Township - Cass Co., MI

By: Mike Stiles


(PENN TOWNSHIP) – Authorities say alcohol and drugs played a part in a two vehicle collision in Cass County's Penn Township.

Sheriff's Deputies say 33 year old Daniel Wences of Marcellus was traveling east on M-60 just before 3 PM Friday, when a vehicle driven by 29 year old Leon Myrick of Elkhart failed to stop at the intersection of Calvin Center Road. Myrick pulled in front of Wences and the two vehicles collided.

Wences was not injured. His wife complained of minor head pain and was treated at the scene. She was released by Life Care Ambulance to receive further treatment on her own.

Myrick passed out in the driver's seat shortly after the Penn Township Fire Department arrived. He had to be revived using Narcan and CPR. Myrick admitted to deputies he used heroin prior to passing out.

His two passengers, 24 year old Bryan Waldron and 23 year old Stephanie Waldron, both of Elkhart, were not injured.

The incident remains under investigation.
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