Authorities release names of 2 dead in fiery crash
August 13, 2014 | AP Authorities have released the names of two young men who died in a fiery single-vehicle crash in Montcalm County.
The Grand Rapids Press and the Morning Sun of Mount Pleasant report 19-year-old Trucker Shattuck of Six Lakes and 17-year-old Triston Mcallister-Harris of Mount Pleasant died in the crash about 1 a.m. Monday in Belvidere Township, about 40 miles northeast of Grand Rapids.
A memorial service for the cousins is planned at Sunday in Montcalm County.
Investigators believe the vehicle was traveling south when the 19-year-old driver veered into a tree. The vehicle soon was engulfed in flames. The 19-year-old driver escaped and was taken to a hospital for treatment. The Six Lakes man was last listed in fair condition.
The prosecutor's office is expected to review the case.
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