Two killed in wrong-way crash in Michigan identified as Northeast Ohio women

Posted at 10:34 AM, Apr 09, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-09 20:27:11-04

Two women killed in a wrong-way crash on US-23 in Northfield Township, Michigan on Sunday afternoon have been identified as Northeast Ohioans.

According to Michigan State Police, 51-year-old Debbie Pinson, of Broadview Heights, Ohio, and 56-year-old Cathy Kretzschmer, of Olmsted Township, Ohio, were killed in the crash. They are the girlfriend and sister of Daniel C. Eidt, who was driving one of the vehicles.

Police say the crash occurred when 74-year-old Edwin Brown was driving the wrong way down US-23 and crashed into Eidt's Ford Fusion.

Brown is in serious but stable condition and Eidt is in stable condition.