Troopers from the Michigan State Police Brighton Post continue to investigate a crash over the weekend that killed a Dexter man.
According to a release, troopers responded on Saturday at 7:55 a.m. to the area of Lima Center and Seitz Road in Washtenaw County for a vehicle fire. Upon arrival a male subject was found in the vehicle with a dog, however both were declared dead at the scene.
An initial investigation shows the vehicle left the roadway and crashed, catching on fire.
The deceased driver was identified as Karl Weber, 33, Dexter. No other vehicles were involved.
Alcohol appears to be a factor in the crash, although the investigation is ongoing pending autopsy and toxicology results.