Granger man dies in Berrien County motorcycle crash

THREE OAKS — A Granger man has died after a motorcycle crash early Friday morning on West Elm Valley Road near Mill Road, northeast of Three Oaks.

Berrien County Sheriff deputies were called to the location at about 12:30 a.m. Friday and found a single motorcycle and the vehicle's operator, identified as Jaime Daniel Brown of Granger, in a ditch on West Elm Valley Road. Deputies reportedly began life-saving measures, but the man died at the scene.

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Deputies said Brown allegedly was not wearing a helmet, and initial investigation indicated speed and alcohol appeared to be factors in the crash.

The crash is being investigated by the Berrien County Sheriff's Office and its Accident Investigation Unit.

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