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Three-car accident closes U.S. 12 for hours

EDWARDSBURG, Mich. -- A fatal accident closed a busy street in Edwardsburg for most of Saturday morning.

Around 11:00 p.m. Friday, a three car accident took the life of 42-year-old, Matthew Lee Titus, a resident of Elkhart.
 
He was traveling eastbound on U.S. 12 near Eagle Lake Road in a pick-up truck when he struck a semi truck head-on after crossing the center line.
 
This impact caused his truck to fly backwards into a small car.
 
Everyone else involved escaped with minor injuries.
 
Police do believe alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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