Date and Time: Tuesday, August 4, 2015 at 11:56 p.m.
Location: The crash occurred on S. Wyman Rd. near S. County Line Rd., Rolland Township, Isabella County, Michigan
Vehicle: 2006 Suzuki Forenza
Deceased (Driver): Nicole Sue Ballinger, 44 year old from Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
Information: The Isabella County Sheriff’s Department responded to a one-car fatal traffic crash last night at 11:56 pm. The crash occurred on S. Wyman Rd. near S. County Line Rd. A Suzuki Forenza driven by Nicole Sue Ballinger, was traveling north on Wyman Rd. when she failed to negotiate the curve at S. County Line Rd., ran off the road and hit a large tree.
Aero Med was called and responded to the scene, but Ms. Ballinger ended up dying before they could get her loaded into the air ambulance.
Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.
Assisted By: The Isabella County Sheriff’s Department was assisted by Michigan State Police, Millbrook-Rolland Fire Department, Mobile Medical Response, Aero Med and Central Dispatch.
The crash remains under investigation by the Isabella County Sheriff’s Department.