STURGIS, MI (WTVB) - A 22-year-old St. Joseph County man is dead and a 61-year-old driver is being investigated after the younger man was struck and killed as he was walking home in the dark last night near Sturgis. State Police say it happened around 8:30 pm along a stretch of South Centerville Road near Bogan Road where there are no streetlights.
Police say alcohol was not a factor. They will turn over the results of their investigation to the St. Joseph County Prosecutor’s office for a determination on charges, or citations. Troopers aren’t releasing the victim’s name until they contact relatives.