UPDATE: Man dead after crashing into a semi trailer on Stadium Drive


Police confirmed that a 26-year-old man died after crashing into the back of a semi-trailer on Stadium Drive on Wednesday.

Police said the small vehicle rear-ended a semi in the 3800 block of Stadium Drive. The man went into cardiac arrest at the scene.

Police tried to save the man, but he died.

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Sgt. Richard McCall said, “I don’t know the involvement of the hauler at this time. It is unknown if it was making a turn or if it was parked or what it’s involvement was. It’s under investigation and we will have more info later.”

Traffic in the area was moving slow while police were on the scene.

Police are working to notify the family.

Newschannel 3 has a crew on the scene and will update the story as details become available.