One dead in fatal crash

July 6, 2012 —

Investigations continue into a two-vehicle crash on June 27 that resulted in one fatality on Main Street. At 5:30 a.m., Hudson Police were dispatched to the scene of a crash where a 2010 Kia being driven by Calvin Gary Hutchinson, 60, of Hudson, drove into the rear end of a west-bount 1994 Chevy Box truck being driven by Phillip Molenkamp, 48, of Brooklyn, Wisconsin.

According to the Hudson Police, Mr. Hutchinson was pronounced deceased at the scene; Mr. Molenkamp was transported to Bixby Hospital by Hudson Ambulance to be checked for non-life threatening injuries.

Hudson Police Department was assisted by the Lenawee County Sheriff’s Department accident investigation team.

According to a report released Wednesday by theLenawee County Sheriff’s Department, speed is believed to be a factor in the cause of the crash. Both drivers were wearing seat belts, and alcohol is not suspected as a factor.