A Berrien Springs man was killed and a Niles woman was arrested after a deadly hit-and-run crash in Berrien County.
The collision happened around 4:10 p.m. on Saturday, Sep. 15 when witnesses told police a small Ford SUV struck a bicyclist on Pokagon Road near Jones Road.
Deputies found the bicyclist, Todd Harrington, 32, of Berrien Springs, dead at the scene.
A witness and his young son gave police a description of the vehicle and license plate number, which police used to find the address of the registered owner, a 23-year-old woman, who was arrested on preliminary charges of operating while intoxicated causing death and leaving the scene of a fatal accident.
Preliminary results indicated that the suspect driver’s blood-alcohol content was more than three times the legal limit.