Lapeer SUV goes airborne in accident, driver not wearing seat belt dies

LAPEER COUNTY, Mich. – Lapeer County Sheriff’s Department responded to an accident Thursday night after an SUV reportedly swerved off the road.

Around 7 p.m. a 2008 Chevrolet Trailblazer was traveling north on Silverwood Road when it struck a deer that was crossing. The deer “departed” right while the Chevrolet went left.