Crash kills two in Kimball Township

The St. Clair County Sheriff’s office has released the ID’s of the two women killed in a crash yesterday in Kimball Township. 26 year old Alissa Grasak was driving a car westbound on Lapeer Road when she attempted to pass another vehicle. She struck an oncoming van driven by a 53 year old Kimball Township man, resulting in her death as well as the death of her passenger, 72 year old Ila Grasak. The driver of the van was taken to an area hospital for treatment of non life threatening injuries. Alcohol is not believed to be a factor and investigations are ongoing.

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A Wednesday afternoon crash in Kimball Township has claimed the lives of two. St. Clair County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the crash along Lapeer Road near Jarvis Road shortly before noon yesterday. Authorities say a car was traveling westbound on Lapeer when it attempted to overtake another vehicle traveling in front of it. The overtaking car struck an eastbound van, killing the driver and passenger inside the car. They are described as 72 and 26 year old old Kimball Township women. The driver of the van suffered non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the scene. Investigations into the crash are ongoing.