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Parma Twp. Woman Killed in Accident

Parma Twp. Woman Killed in Accident

By FOX 47 News . CREATED Jan 9, 2014

PARMA - A Parma woman is killed in a accident that police say involved a drunk driver.

The accident took place Thursday at about 5:30 a.m. on Michigan Avenue near the Parma Travel Center by the I-94 interchange. Michigan State Police troopers with Parma-Sandstone Fire and Rescue officers responded to the accident scene to find an unresponsive passenger. They tried to perform lifesaving efforts until Jackson County Ambulance arrived, however the woman, 53-year-old Kathy Kopulos of Parma Township, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver was not injured. The 20-year-old Minnesota man was arrested and state police say he is expected to be charged with operating a vehicle while intoxicated causing death.