On July 12, 2017 at approximately 5:30 pm, the Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Office was dispatched to Steamburg Rd. south of E Bear Lake Rd., in Cambria Township, for a two-vehicle accident.
Seth Ervin Dunning, age 52, of 691 110th Ave N, Naples, FL; and his passenger John Morgan Dunning, age 23, also out of FL. Mr. Dunning failed to yield the right of way. Haylie Marie Vanbuskirk, age 20, of 5171 Steamburg Rd, Hillsdale, MI., was traveling northbound on Steamburg Rd South of E Bear Lake Rd. Miss Vanbuskirk was unable to avoid Mr. Dunning and struck his vehicle Miss Vanbuskirk,s truck went off the road.
Miss Vanbuskirk was taken to Hillsdale Hospital by Reading Emergency Unit for injuries sustained in the accident.
All subjects were wearing their seatbelts.
Mr. Dunning was cited for no operator’s license and failed to yield.
The Hillsdale County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Reading Emergency Unit, Hillsdale Towing, and Hillsdale Rural Fire Department.
The accident remains under investigation.