On May 11, 2016 at approximately 7:30pm, the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Department was dispatched to E. Reading Rd. west of Foust Rd. in Cambria Township for a one vehicle accident.
Melissa Mae Landers, age 30, of 323 E. Bell St. Apt. 104, Camden, MI and infant passenger were traveling westbound on E. Reading Rd. She reached down to pick something up off the floor, taking her eyes from the roadway. Landers crossed over the double yellow line into eastbound lane, left the south side of the roadway and struck two trees.
Landers was wearing her seat belt and infant passenger was properly restrained in a child safety seat.
Landers was transported by REMS to the Hillsdale Hospital for injuries sustained. Infant Passenger was uninjured.
Reading Fire Department Assisted on scene.