Tullamore man killed in single vehicle crash in downtown Portage and Lake City

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By Brian Witte

Sunday, June 5, 2014

10:23AM

PORTAGE-LAKESHORE, Mich. (WOOD) — A Portage Township man has died from injuries he sustained Saturday, following a car crash in downtown Portage and Lake City.

Robert R. Miller, 32, of the 200 block of Woodside Court in Portage, was pronounced dead Saturday morning, according to the Portage County Sheriff’s Department.

A motorist, who had been drinking at a restaurant in Woodside Court about 12:15 p.m., exited his vehicle around 11:50 a.m., the Sheriff’s Department says. He got out of his vehicle and approached the motorist, and the motorist turned around and approached Miller. He was not trying to hit him with his car, according to police. The man had taken off on foot and was not a passenger, police say.

The motorist did not tell the man to stop, police say. A struggle ensued between the two men and as one of them pulled out a handgun, the man opened fire, police say. Miller was struck twice, both times striking the other, and the motorist then drove off. A third gun was recovered at the scene.

The motorist is not currently facing any charges, officials say.

This story was first published at 9:27 a.m. and updated as of 12:50 p.m. Monday.

UPDATE: 12:57 p.m. — A man who drove through a red light Monday night on Highway 60 near the border with Alberta has been arrested on a charge of driving with an expired license.

Robert A. Williams, 47, of Portage, is the only person in custody at the scene.

Police우리카지노 say Williams drov더킹카지노e a red pickup truck through a stop sign in the right lane of Highway 60 around 2:15 p.m. He then drove about 45 minutes from Highway 60 northbound to I-69 outside of Portage. Police said they have located the truck in a ditch along the side of the highway.

He was cited for reckless driving and a traffic violation after his vehicle crossed a red light.

He has bond set at $750.00.

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