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Jonathon Miles Yarrington, 27, and Jane Slotsema, 25, killed in wrong-way crash on U.S. 131 in Wyoming, Michigan
Jonathon Miles Yarrington, 27, was hit and killed by the wrong-way driver, a 25-year-old Grand Rapids woman, on US-131 near 28th Street Thursday night. The wrong-way driver was also killed in the crash.
Police say 25-year-old Jane Slotsema was driving the wrong way on northbound US-131 when she struck a car being driven by Jonathon Yarrington. Both were pronounced dead at the scene.
Slotsema traveled the wrong way on the highway for about 2.5 miles before the crash, Michigan State Police later concluded. MSP believe she entered the highway at the Franklin Street exit ramp.
Jane Slotesma’s blood alcohol level was .17 at the time of the Feb. 23 crash, according to a Michigan State Police report released Friday.