REYNOLDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZZM)- Michigan State Police say a man hit and killed on a Montcalm County highway was trying to catch a dog that ran away from a nearby home.
The accident happened just before 9:30 p.m. Thursday at M-46 and Edgar Road in Reynolds Township. Detectives say 63-year-old Morris Zerlaut was trying to cross the highway to catch the dog when he was hit by a westbound car. Zerlaut was flown to a nearby hospital where he died.
The 27-year-old driver was not injured.