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Police: Teen causes fatal crash in Cass County


The Cass County Sheriff's Office reported that a fatal car crash occurred at the intersection of Pokagon Highway and Daily Road in LaGrange Township, Wednesday afternoon. The crash occurred around 1:45pm. 

A teenage girl and her teenage passenger failed to yield at a stop sign on Daily Rd., proceeding into the intersection and striking a vehicle driven by Adam Koppy, 40, of Jones.

The impact caused Koppy to travel into the oncoming traffic lane, where he was then struck by Brenda Smith, 50, of Bridgeman. 

Koppy was transported to Borgess Lee Memorial where he was pronounced deceased. Smith was also transported to Borgess Lee for treatment of her injuries. The two teens did not sustain any injuries.

Seat belts were worn by all parties in the traffic crash. The crash remains under investigation.

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