A tragic incident occurred in Gratiot County, Michigan, resulting in the death of a 20-year-old man. The local Sheriff’s Office reported that Jared Beard, a resident of Shepherd, crashed his vehicle into a tree on Tuesday morning.
The accident took place at approximately 6:13 a.m. along Begole Road, between Madison and Jefferson, in Pine River Township. According to Sheriff Michael Morris, Beard was driving northbound when his vehicle crossed the center line, veered off the road, and collided with a tree.
Jared Beard Cause Of Death
Regrettably, Jared Beard did not survive the crash. Upon arrival at the scene, authorities pronounced him dead. It is important to note that Beard was not wearing his seatbelt at the time of the accident, as revealed by Sheriff Morris.
Initial investigations suggest that speed played a role in the tragic crash. While further inquiries are underway, authorities believe that the excessive speed at which Beard was driving contributed to the accident.