Roland Ferris dies in fatal Barry County car crash – Thursday, May 5, 2022

Barry County car crash death of Roland Ferris – Obituary

Roland Ferris has been identified as the person killed in a fatal Barry County car crash that occurred on Thursday, May 5, 2022. The accident happened on M43, according to official reports.

The incident occurred at 3:40 p.m. in Barry County’s Rutland Township, according to sheriff’s officers.

Ferris was traveling north on M-43 in a Ford F-150 when the pickup collided with the trailer of a Michigan Department of Transportation vehicle. The pickup vehicle left the right side of the road on a bend shortly after the incident, went several hundred feet, and slammed into trees, according to authorities.

Witnesses and other motorists assisted in removing the man from his pickup truck and doing CPR. He was airlifted to Spectrum Health Pennock in Hastings, where he was declared dead.