Buchanan Twp. – Officials have identified the four people who were killed when another car ran a stop sign at a high rate of speed and slammed into their vehicle in southwestern Michigan’s Berrien County.

The Berrien County Sheriff’s Office identified the driver who was killed as 66-year-old Robert Klint of Sawyer. The passengers who died have been identified as 60-year-old Melissa Klint of Sawyer, 22-year-old Landyn Klint of Sawyer and 52-year-old Virginia resident Kent Williamson.

In a news release, the sheriff’s department says that after the driver and passenger of the other vehicle were treated at South Bend Memorial Hospital, investigators believe that alcohol and speed were factors in Friday’s crash. The names of the driver and passenger have not been released.

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