GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZZM)-Oceana County deputies are trying to determine what caused a deadly rollover crash near the Hart-Montague Rail Trail.
It happened shortly after 6 a.m. Friday on northbound U.S. 31 near the trail overpass in Grant Township. Deputies say 66-year-old William Schwalm II of Whitehall lost control of his pickup truck as he crossed the overpass. The pickup truck slid into the median and flipped several times. Schwalm, who was not wearing a seat belt, was thrown from the vehicle. Deputies and paramedics tried to revive him, but he died at the scene.
A passenger in the truck, 63-year-old Greg Umstead of Dexter, was taken to a Muskegon hospital with minor injuries.