HIGHLAND TOWNSHIP -- A snowmobiler died about 10 p.m. Friday in a collision with a minivan driven by a woman police believe was intoxicated.
David Lee Bills, 39, of Highland Township was riding a 1985 Yamaha snowmobile north in the southbound lane of North Duck Lake Road when he collided with the southbound van, Oakland County Sheriff's officials said.
Bills was pronounced dead at the scene.
Deputies arrested the woman who was driving the van on suspicion of driving drunk and child endangerment.
There were two passengers in the van. At least one the passengers was a child. Sheriff's officials did not release the ages of the passengers.
None of the van's occupants were injured, sheriff's officials said.
Investigators were not sure if any of the occupants of the van were wearing seat belts at the time of the crash. The case remains under investigation.
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