Beacon Journal staff report
JACKSON TWP.: Township police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred shortly after noon Wednesday in the 8700 block of High Mill Avenue NW.
Police declined to release details about the victim until family notifications are made. A second victim was transported by helicopter to a hospital with undisclosed injuries.
Sgt. Jim Monigold said a Pontiac Grand Prix and a Dodge Caravan were involved in the collision near Mount Pleasant Road. He said police are still trying to sort out what happened.
The fatality and the injured person were both occupants of the mangled Grand Prix, which landed several feet off the roadway in a wooded area.
The occupants of the minivan appeared to be uninjured, Monigold said.