The Sheriff’s Department Oakland County said Friday a man of 43 years, Troy was killed in a golf cart accident in Addison Township.
The accident at the Copper Hills Golf who arrived shortly after 19:00 hours on Thursday. Police said 43-year Ostdiek Eric operated the golf cart as he drove by the T-box and began to descend a hill to retrieve an errant ball.
According to investigators, Ostdiek swerved to avoid a steep drop at the edge of the road when he turned the wheel sharply. The car overturned and landed on him. He died on the way to the local hospital.
“When I saw him last week… This morning it was raining, and I said, “You’re not playing golf today. “He said,” Yes, I am! Said 14-year employee Ostdiek Pamela Bard.
Bard said that golf was more than just a hobby for Ostdiek. She said he was the head coach of the golf team in high school in Southfield