Two injured in ‘serious’ crash near NilesPublished 9:15am Monday, March 4, 2013
Two people were injured when a 2002 Mitsubishi crashed on the US 31 bypass directly under Niles-Buchanan Road overpass early Sunday morning.
The Berrien County Sheriff’s Department described it as a serious injury accident.
The car was driven by Jennifer Scot of Galien. A passenger in the front seat was Maxwel Robinson, also of Galien.
Scot and Robinson were both taken to South Bend Memorial Hospital for treatment — Scot for a foot injury and Robinson for internal injuries.
The accident occurred at 2 a.m.
The accident remains under investigation. Alcohol appears to be a contributing factor, according to a Berrien County Sheriff’s Department accident report.