(2-20-22) On Sunday, February 20, 2022 at approximately 4:42AM a 9-1-1 call was received involving a vehicle vs pedestrian accident in the area of S 3rd St. and Brooks St., Niles Township. Berrien County Sheriff Deputies and additional first responders were dispatched to scene identifying a female subject, Monica Clubb of Niles, seriously injured after being struck by a vehicle. Clubb was immediately transported by SMCAS to Memorial Hospital, later succumbing to her injuries.

At this time, this incident is an ongoing investigation for the Berrien County Sheriff’s Office to identify the vehicle whom fled the scene after striking Clubb. The Sheriff’s Office did receive information from witness’s on scene who described an unknown make or model, dark in color, pick-up truck/SUV as a possible suspect vehicle. If anyone has any other information please contact the Berrien County Detectives Bureau to help further this investigation.