One person was killed and others injured in a four-vehicle accident Wednesday night on Broadway between Isabella Road and the US-127 overpass in Isabella County’s Union Township.
The Michigan State Police have identified Jordan Charles-Anthony Wilson, 30, of Twin Lake as the person killed Wednesday night. The press release didn’t elaborate which of the four vehicles he was a passenger in or include additional information of other injuries.
A white Chevy Impala was pulling onto Broadway when it was hit by a westbound black Chrysler 300. The Impala crossed the road center and hit an eastbound white Mercury SUV. The Chrysler 300 then hit an eastbound Ford Escape, according to a press release from the Michigan State Police.
All of the drivers were taken to the hospital for injuries, the nature of which was not included in the press release. One of the passengers was killed. The press release didn’t specify which vehicle that person was in.
Although the press release didn’t state what time the accident happened, witnesses say that Broadway at Isabella Road was blocked off until 11:30 p.m.
Assisting the state police were the Isabella County Sheriff’s Department, Tribal Police, the Mt. Pleasant Fire Department and MMR. The accident remains under investigation.
When contacted for additional information, a sergeant at the Mt. Pleasant post of the Michigan State Police said he had none and that the trooper responsible for the accident comes on duty at 5 p.m. today.
Wilson was born on Dec. 14, 1988 in Muskegon to James and Jolene Faye (Trepanier) Wilson. He was a member of the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe.
Wilson’s funeral will be held at the Tribal Gym on Sunday at 1 p.m. His burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery. There will be a luncheon back at the Gym afterwards, according to his obituary.
The family will receive friends at Clark Family Funeral Chapel on Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. Visitation will continue at the gym the day of the service from noon until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations for funeral expenses.
His hobbies included playing and watching basketball, listening to music, playing volleyball at family functions, watching the Detroit Lions, Pistons and Michigan Wolverines. Family was the most important thing to Jordon, according to his obituary.
He is survived by his father, James Wilson; siblings, Trina (George) McClellan of Traverse City, James (Janelle) Trepanier of Whitehall, Cammi (Stephen) Salazar of Twin Lake, Jami-Anne (John) Underwood of Twin Lake, Leisha Wilson of Twin Lake, and Chas Wilson of Twin Lake; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
This story will be updated as additional details become available.