Traverse City man, 34, killed in single vehicle crash

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GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- A 34-year-old Traverse City man was killed in an early morning crash in Garfield Township.

It happened Friday around 1 a.m. on Silver Lake Road near Silver Farms Lane.

According to the Grand Traverse Sheriff's Office, 34-year-old Joel Chambers was heading south on Silver Lake Road when he ran off the road to the right at a curve. Chambers was ejected from his 2010 Honda Fit passenger car.

Chambers was taken to Munson Medical Center where he pronounced dead.

Deputies say alcohol use is suspected.

Chambers was the only person in the vehicle. No more information is being released at this time.

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