Two Killed in Pinconning Auto Accident
Both a husband and a wife were killed in a car accident that happened in Pinconning Township.
Details about the Fatal Accident
According to Michigan State Police troopers, they responded to the scene of an accident at about 1:30 a.m. on Sunday. Sergeant Duane Zook stated that 50-year-old Donald Raber and 65-year-old Denise Raber were both pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
State police have also stated that a 39-year-old woman who was driving a pickup truck ran a stop sign and then collided with the couple’s sports car at a 90 degree angle, which then hit a utility pole and rolled over.
The driver of the pickup truck and a 33-year-old passenger were both taken to a hospital in Bay City to be treated for their injuries that were not life threatening.
Important Information about Motor Vehicle Accidents
- In 2013, there were a total of 32,675 people who were killed in motor vehicle accidents.
- During the same year, there were a total of 219 fewer fatalities than there were the previous year.
- There were a total of 2.34 million people who were non-fatally injured in motor vehicle accidents in 2013.