IDA, Mich. -- An 18-year-old Ida man was killed early today when his car crashed on Douglas Road, south of Morocco Road, in Ida Township, authorities said.
Tyler A. Weaver was southbound on Douglas about a quarter-mile south of Morocco when, at about 2:07 a.m., his car went off the left side of the roadway, entered a ditch, and rolled several times, the Monroe County Sheriff‘s Office reported.
Mr. Weaver, who did not wear a seat belt, was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene. Deputies said speed appeared to be a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation by the sheriff’s Traffic Services Division and Deputy Kevin Mercure of the CARS Division. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call 734-240-7768.
Monroe Community Ambulance and the Ida Fire Department assisted at the scene.