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19-year-old woman accused of driving drunk in crash that killed Grosse Pointe man

Morgan Coley charged with operating while intoxicated causing death

Morgan Coley (WDIV)
Morgan Coley (WDIV)

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – An 81-year-old Grosse Pointe man was struck and killed by a drunk driver last Thursday and Clinton Township, according to police.

The crash happened just after 10 p.m. Thursday on Utica Road near Edsel Street. 

Police said a Morgan Joan Coley, 19, of Macomb Township, crossed over the center line and struck a vehicle driven by 82-year-old Hans Gerhard Schwallbach. He was transported to a hospital where he died on Friday night.

Clinton Township police have charged Coley with operating while intoxicated causing death. She faces up to 15 years in prison, if convicted.


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