90-Year-Old Woman Killed In Crash

A 90-year-old woman from Niles is dead following a crash in Cass County on Wednesday. The Cass County Sheriff’s Department says it happened on US-12 at the M-60 interchange in Milton Township around 10:20 a.m. A vehicle driven by Patricia McIntyre of Niles made a left turn on to US-12 and into the path of an eastbound vehicle. That vehicle, driven by 23-year-old Cody Cummings of Benton Harbor, struck the driver’s side door of McIntyre’s vehicle. The vehicle driven by Cummings caught fire and he and his passengers, a 5-year-old and a 7-year-old, were pulled out by bystanders. Cummings and his passengers were taken to South Bend Memorial Hospital. McIntyre was pronounced dead at the scene.