Man charged in fatal crash

Updated: Friday, August 29, 2014
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VAN BUREN COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A 21-year-old man has been charged after a fatal crash that happened in May.

On May 28th deputies were called to the scene of a fatal crash on CR687 in Van Buren County.

25-year-old Jason Woodall was killed and his 20-year-old passenger was injured. Another vehicle that was involved in the crash was driven by 21-year-old Eric Woodall.

Investigators say that the vehicles made contact while they were driving south on the road. Jason Woodall lost control and rolled.

Police say that Eric Woodall also had a handgun in his vehicle.

On Thursday Eric Woodall was arraigned on charges of 2nd degree murder, operating while intoxicated causing death, carrying a concealed weapon and felony firearm.

His bond was set at $1,000,000.

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