Brandon Harmon, Vermontville man dies in Ionia Road car crash Tuesday May 11

41-year-old Brandon Harmon, a Vermontville man was killed Tuesday, May 11 morning in a crash on Ionia Road, north of Nashville Highway.

Harmon was driving north when his Saturn car crossed the center line and collided with a piece of farm machinery known as a floater tractor, officials said.

The tractor driver, who was not injured, was southbound when the crash happened. Police said they did not know why Harmon’s vehicle crossed the center line.

A section of Ionia Road south of the village was closed for nearly five hours after the crash.