(NOTTAWA TOWNSHIP) - Only minor injuries were reported in a one vehicle crash in Nottawa Township.
The St. Joseph County Sheriff's Department says 24 year old Sheery Hilyard of Centreville was driving on Truckenmiller Road west of Corners Road on Friday when her vehicle went off the roadway, down an embankment and struck a tree.
Hilyard told deputies she took her eyes off the road and was looking at her passenger, 33 year old Michael Miller of Centreville, when the accident happened.
Both airbags deployed in the vehicle. Hilyard and Miller were taken to Three Rivers Health for treatment. Hilyard was cited for driving without due care and caution.
Assisting deputies at the scene were the Centreville Fire Department, and Life Care Ambulance.