Armada man, 63, dies after single-vehicle crash in Berlin Twp.

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

Berlin Township — St. Clair County sheriff's deputies are investigating the death of a man in a single-vehicle crash, officials said Thursday.

The crash happened at about 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 14000 block of Belle River near Berville in Berlin Township, according to the sheriff's office. Berlin Township is located about 50 miles north of Detroit.

Deputies found a Ford F-150 pickup had left the road, gone through a ditch and struck a home's propane tank and a tree, authorities said. The propane tank remained intact, they also said.

Paramedics took the driver, a 63-year-old Armada man, to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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