18-year-old dies in two-car collision
18-year-old former Newaygo High School student died in a crash on Thursday evening
northeast of Newaygo.
Boland of Kalamazoo was pronounced dead at the scene.
to a Newaygo County Sheriffs Office report, deputies were dispatched to the
intersection of Pine Ave. and 48th Street. At the scene, deputies found two vehicles off
the southeast corner of the intersection that have been involved in the crash.
other people were injured and taken to the hospital.
said that their investigation indicated that a southbound vehicle ran a stop sign and
collided with an eastbound vehicle. The incident remained under investigation at press
Sheriff deputies were assisted at the scene by the Michigan State Police and several
local fire departments.
Explosion and fire erupt as police
approach meth suspect
officers investigating a suspected methamphetamine cooking operation saw a house burst
into flames following an explosion inside the home in Sheridan Township.
Tuesday morning, Sept. 2, investigators from the Central Michigan Enforcement Team, with
help from the Michigan State Police and the Newaygo County Sheriff Department, were
preparing to execute a search warrant at the home in Sitka, on 96th Street between
Dickinson Ave. and Maple Island Road, when they saw people leaving the house.
to a police report, the departing people told police that the suspect listed on the search
warrant was still inside.
tried to ask the suspect to come outside, but as they were trying to make contact, the
house burst into flames after an explosion inside.
police officers were in or near the residence at the time of the explosion and none of
them were injured.
suspect was found in the debris field and was transported to the hospital. The suspects
name and medical condition had not been released by press time.
State Police fire investigator was called to the scene.