Fatal Car vs Pedestrian Accident Under Investigation
On February 9, 2019 at approximately 6:40 PM, police and first responders were dispatched to a car vs. pedestrian crash in front of the Marathon Gas station at the intersection of US 12 Hwy and Reum Road near the Cass-Berrien County line. Troopers from the Michigan State Police arrived on scene and rendered first aid until a SMCAS ambulance arrived. The victim, identified as 70 year old Earl Edward Doss of Niles, succumbed to his injuries on scene. The driver of the vehicle, a 35 year old Niles resident, stayed on scene and assisted with the investigation. Initial investigation appears as though Doss was crossing the street when he was struck by the vehicle. The crash remains open pending further investigation.
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