GRAND JUNCTION, Mich. — Van Buren County Sheriff deputies found a Florida man dead after he and a friend got stuck in a field.
Deputies found two 22-year-old men from Wimauma, Florida, in a vehicle at 11:30 a.m. Friday in the 8000 block of County Road 215. The man in the driver’s seat was dead and the other was unresponsive, but still alive. He was flown to Bronson Hospital.
Investigators believe the two men were in the area to visit friends when they got stuck in the field and tried, unsuccessfully, to get the vehicle unstuck.
The investigation was being conducted on Monday and deputies said they are not sure why the two men didn’t look for help. They believe the two men had been drinking.
The passenger was listed in critical condition on Monday.