Woman killed in western Michigan while pushing van

Published On: Feb 16 2014 05:46:19 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 16 2014 07:38:06 PM EST

Jay hobbs of Lowell captured in nearby woods in Kent County.


Police say a drunk driver struck and killed a woman who was pushing her van after it ran out of gas in western Michigan.

The victim is Tonya Beha of Lake Odessa. Police tell The Grand Rapids Press,http://bit.ly/NVn15J, that she and another woman were pushing a Honda van Saturday night on a bridge over Interstate 96 in Lowell Township.

There were seven people in the van, including children. when the vehicle was struck by a pickup truck.

Jay Hobbs of Lowell was captured in nearby woods in Kent County. He's charged with an alcohol-related death and leaving the scene of a crash.


The views expressed below are not those of Click On Detroit, WDIV, or its affiliated companies. By clicking on "Post," you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and your comment is in compliance with such terms. Readers, please help keep this discussion respectful and on topic by flagging comments that are offensive or inappropriate (hover over the commenter's name and you'll see the flag option appear on right side of that line). And remember, respect goes both ways: Tolerance of others' opinions is important in a free discourse. If you're easily offended by strong opinions, you might skip reading comments entirely.

blog comments powered by Disqus