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One person dead in fatal Cass County accident


One person is dead and another is being treated for critical injuries after a one-car accident early Tuesday morning in Cass County.

12-year-old Adrian Chiquito of Niles was pronounced dead at the scene. A 14-year-old Niles boy was driving the car and was taken to a local hospital with injuries he got in the crash.

At approximately 2:05 a.m., a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed on Bertrand St. crashed into a tree when the driver lost control just east of 21st St. in Milton Township. 

Both boys were wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash, but the investigation is ongoing.


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