One woman was killed and another critically injured in a head-on collision in eastern Van Buren County yesterday afternoon. Deputies say it happened at about 3:30 p.m. on M-140 near 28th St. in Covert Township. There were no witnesses to the crash and accident investigators closed down the roadway for the better part of three hours while they tried to determined what happened from the available clues. Deputies have ruled out alcohol and say both women were wearing their seat belts. The woman who died, said to be in her mid-50s from South Haven was pronounced at the scene. The survivor, reportedly from Waterviliet, was airlifted to Bronson Hospital with serious injuries. Names and a condition have not been released.
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