NOTTAWA TOWNSHIP, MI. (THECOUNT) — Karly Bingaman of Three Rivers, Michigan, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Tuesday single-vehicle crash in Nottawa Township.

Bingaman, 19, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Three Rivers Tuesday.


According to Joseph County officials, Bingaman was operating a vehicle in the 56000 block of Covered Bridge Road, near Covered Bridge Farm County Park, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway on Tuesday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.

Bingaman was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.


Geo quick facts: Nottawa Township is a civil township of Isabella County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 2,278 at the 2000 census. The township is named for a local Chippewa chief who lived from 1781 to 1881 – Wikipedia.