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1 dead after motorcycle-car accident in Monroe Co

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MONROE COUNTY, MI (Press Release) -

The Monroe County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Telegraph Road in Berlin Township around 6:30 Monday evening.

Gary Chamlee, 42, of Newport, MI, was operating a Suzuki motorcycle, traveling northbound on Telegraph when he struck a gray Pontiac G6 that was traveling southbound on Telegraph. The G6, driven by Douglas Bunea, III, age 16, of Carleton, MI, was attempting to make a left turn into a gas station when the accident occurred.

Chamlee was pronounced dead at the scene from injuries suffered in the accident. Bunea was transported to the hospital, where he is in stable condition.

Chamlee was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. Alcohol does not appear to be a factor.

The accident is still under investigation.

 

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