At approximately 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, deputies with the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a single vehicle personal injury crash on Francis Road in Marion Township.
The preliminary investigation reveals that a 37-year-old Howell resident was driving a 2005 Ford Focus eastbound on Francis Road when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. The driver was unrestrained and struck the windshield, causing life threatening injuries. The driver was transported by Livingston County Ambulance to the University of Michigan Medical Center In Ann Arbor where he remains in critical condition.
Alcohol and speed do not appear to be factors in this crash.
Deputies were assisted on the scene by Howell Area Fire and Livingston County Ambulance.