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2 killed in crash on Michigan Avenue in Pittsfield Township

Crash shut down stretch of Michigan Avenue between Platt, Carpenter roads

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PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – Two people were killed Monday morning in a crash on Michigan Avenue in Pittsfield Township.

The crash happened at about 8:30 a.m. when a 28-year-old Ypsilanti Township resident who was driving westbound hit another car that was going eastbound head on.

The 28-year-old and an 81-year-old from Freedom Township died.

A 71-year-old Freedom Township woman was hurt.

Their names have not yet been released.

The crash forced the closure Michigan Avenue in both directions between Platt and Carpenter roads until noon.

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