MIDLAND COUNTY, MI. (THECOUNT) — Dorothy Granger, of Lake City, Michigan, has been identified as the victim in a Tuesday afternoon fatal plane crash that also seriously injured her husband.

Granger, 64, was killed in a small plane crash in Mills Township on Tuesday afternoon. Her husband was critically injured in the crash.


According to reports, William Granger, also 64, was piloting a 1959 Piper PA 24-250 Comanche aircraft, when for unknown reasons, the plane went down in the area of East Shaffer Road and North Sturgeon Road in Midland around 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.

William was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.

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

The crash is being investigated by the FAA.


Geo quick facts: Midland County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population was 83,629. The county seat is Midland. The county’s name is due to its closeness to the geographical Lower Peninsula’s geographical center. It was founded in 1831 – Wikipedia.