Columbia Falls Crash Victim Identified

By Beacon Staff

The victim of a single car accident that occurred Sunday near West Glacier was identified Monday morning.

Michael Robert Willcut, a 22-year-old from Columbia Falls, was driving west on U.S. Highway 2 when his vehicle drifted off of the road and rolled several times. Willcut was not wearing his seatbelt and was ejected out of the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Three passengers were injured in the crash and transported to Kalispell Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The cause of the accident is under investigation by the Montana Highway Patrol.

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