9/5/2017 – Gravel Truck claims the life of Scottville resident in Mason County

MASON COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) — The Mason County Sheriff’s Office has identified a 60-year-old man who was killed in a Mason County crash.

Deputies have identified him as Russell Spore from Scottville.

The crash happened 9/1/2017 around 12:50 p.m. on US-10 at Stiles Road.

According to the Mason County Sheriff’s Office, a pickup truck, driven by Spore, rear ended a semi-truck which was stopped for a red light. Preliminary findings indicate the pickup truck never braked prior to the impact, killing Spore.

In light of the recent crashes on US-10, the sheriff’s office had two patrol units in the area. The first deputy was able to arrive on scene within three minutes.

The semi-truck driver was not injured.

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