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Five Die in Michigan Car Wreck

June 11, 1998

SPARTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) _ A car carrying migrant workers and their relatives crashed into a pickup truck, killing five people and critically injuring two others Wednesday.

The car apparently ran through a stop sign at an intersection, authorities said.

The car’s driver, Miguel Herrera, 40, was killed along with passengers Ana Magana, 39; Luz Herrera, 20; and Olga Herrera, 21.

The vehicle’s only survivor was the driver’s son, 5-year-old Marco Herrera, who was sitting on a passenger’s lap. He was in hospitalized in critical condition Wednesday night.

The pickup truck’s driver 39-year-old Dian Lockard, was also in critical condition. Her passenger, Joan Hughes, 56, was killed.

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