A Hart man pleads guilty to "ghost tows" in Oceana County.
At 2:40 AM (July 3, 2014) Mason County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a rollover crash on Sugar Grove Road west of Campbell Road in Sheridan Township. The crash occurred when a 2006 Ford 500 4 door passenger car left Sugar Grove Road, went into a ditch, struck a tree and rolled over.
The vehicle contained 3 occupants; a 22 year-old Scottville man, a 19 year-old Scottville woman and a 20 year-old Manistee woman. All three were transported to Spectrum Health/Ludington Hospital by Life EMS. The 19 year-old Scottville womanwas then flown to Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids with critical injuries.
Fountain Area Fire & Rescue and Life EMS also responded to the scene. The case remains under investigation by MCSO.
Mason County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 37 year-old Fountain woman for OWI 1st w/High BAC & Child Endangerment following a traffic stop at 1:03 AM (July 3, 2014). During the stop deputies discovered 2 small children sleeping in the back seat.
The stop was made on Johnson Road near Nelson Road in Pere Marquette Township.
Suspect is lodged in the Mason County Jail.