HOPKINS TWP. – A man from the town of Hopkins died on Friday night after losing control of his pickup truck and found himself in a field
It happened just before 9:45 p.m. on 22nd Street north of the Hopkins Village border.
Investigators say the pickup truck was driving north on 22nd Street, the driver was getting out of a turn after losing control of the truck. The car went off the road, overturned and ended up in the field.
The driver of the truck had to be thrown out of the truck and pronounced dead at the scene.
Alegan County Sheriff claims the man was not wearing a seat belt and the cause of the crash was alcohol. The man’s name was not released in connection with the investigation.