A man is dead after his truck was hit from behind on M-46 Friday in Montcalm County. It happened just before 5:30 Friday near M-66.

77-year-old Robert Densmore was stopping on M-46 to turn onto a private drive when his pick up truck was rear-ended. The impact sent his truck into oncoming traffic where he was hit by an SUV. Densmore was pronounced dead at the scene.

The drivers of the other two vehicles suffered minor injuries.

Michigan State police are investigating the crash and what led up to it.

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