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JUST IN: 2 motorcycles struck by suspected drunken driver, woman killed

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Two motorcycles were struck by a suspected drunken driver Sunday evening, killing a woman and injuring two men.

Deputies with the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office responded to M-66 near Hall Road in Easton Township around 7:30 p.m.

JUST IN: Pickup truck crashes into Crystal Township home, no one injured


Alcohol is believed to be a factor in an accident Saturday that resulted in no injuries, but ended with a vehicle crashing into a home. 

JUST IN: Sheridan man injured in car versus horse-drawn buggy crash


Alcohol is believed to be a factor in a car versus horse-drawn buggy crash on Thursday, which resulted in injuries to a 25-year-old Sheridan man, as well as the horse.

Jury will hear about prior drunken driving convictions of woman charged in trooper’s death

The jury in the trial of a woman charged with killing a Michigan State Police trooper in an alleged drunken driving head-on crash will hear about the woman’s two prior convictions for drunken driving.

On Tuesday in Ionia County Circuit Court, Ionia County Prosecutor Kyle Butler argued a motion of intent to admit evidence during the trial of Thomasina Shani Jones, 29.