Dowagiac Man Killed In Crash
By: Mike Stiles - Saturday, October 23, 2021

(photos courtesy of Cass County Sheriffs Department)

(UNDATED) – A one vehicle roll over accident took the life of the driver.

Cass County Sheriff Richard Behnke says his department was called out to Dixon Street, east of Indian Lake Road at 5 PM Thursday. Deputies arrived and determined that 18 year old Maynor Hernandez of Dowagiac had been driving east on Dixon Street and lost control of his pick up. The vehicle went off the road, rolled over and struck a tree. Hernandez was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies say Hernandez was not wearing his seat belt.

Assisting at the scene were the Pokagon Tribal Police, the Sister Lakes and Indian Lake Fire Departments and Pride Care Ambulance.


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