NILES TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A Cass County man is in the hospital following a crash on US-12 early Saturday.

It happened around 4:40 a.m., just east of South 11th Street, in Niles Township. The 27-year-old driver was going east on US-12 when he lost control of his pickup truck and went into the median, eventually striking a tree.

He was airlifted to Memorial Hospital of South Bend.

The Berrien County Sheriff's Office says the accident is under investigation.

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