Wind topples tree onto car, killing 2 inside - WNEM TV 5

Wind topples tree onto car, killing 2 inside

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Two people are dead after a strong gust of wind blew a tree over on to their vehicle.

It happened on March 8 at 4:25 p.m. on M-115 near the Clare/Osceola County Line in Freeman Township.

Michigan State Police report that 20-year-old Maxwell Muessig of Midland, and 23-year-old Margaretta Potter of Jamestown, Rhode Island, were driving eastbound when a large tree was blown over onto the roof of their vehicle.

The two were pronounced dead at the scene.

>>Slideshow: Wind damage, March 8<<

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