A Wakeman man died early this morning when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed, Vermilion police said.
Samuel H. Markman, 60, 13901 Garfield Road, was traveling east on Liberty Avenue just before 2 a.m. in his 1999 Buick LeSabre when he apparently lost control of the vehicle, Det. Steve Davis said. The accident occurred near the intersection of Overlook Drive and Liberty Avenue.
Markman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Alcohol and speed are believed to be factors, Davis said.
This is the second fatal crash in Vermilion this month.
Read more in Friday’s Register.