Fatal crash closed down M-51 near Decatur

Fatal crash closed down M-51 near Decatur. (WWMT/Andrew Bisset)

A fatal crash closed down Michigan Route 51 at 89th Avenue west of Decatur on Friday.

Van Buren County Sheriff deputies said the crash involved two cars and the driver of one of the vehicles died.

Deputies said an infant in that same car, and the other driver were sent to the hospital in unknown conditions.

The investigation is still ongoing as to what caused the crash.

The highway was shut down for hours overnight but is now back open.

Stay with Newschannel 3 for updates.

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