Man, 72, dies in crash at 44th St and 212th St SW in Lynnwood on May 24
A 72-year-old man died Friday night after a police pursuit ended in a crash in Lynnwood.
A 72-year-old man died Friday night after his van was struck at high speed by a vehicle driven by a felon fleeing police.
A police chase ended with a crash in Mountlake Terrace on Friday night.
Authorities say police were chasing a man and a woman in a van -- wanted on warrants.
According to police, officers tried to pull over a white van because an occupant inside was wanted on a felony warrant. The driver did not stop. Police said the van ran a red light and smashed into another van. The driver of the other van died. “They pulled him right out, he was hurt bad and couldn’t stand up,” said eyewitness Trista Arnston. Two women inside the van that police chased were taken to the hospital.
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Howell was driving on Riley Street when she failed to stop at a stop sign and hit an oncoming car being driven by Vandervelde. Both drivers were taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.
Lai was stopped on his bike waiting for a light to change when a vehicle driven by Randall Jacobusse struck the back of the bike. The collision caused the motorcycle to ram into the rear of a 2003 Ford Taurus, sending that vehicle into 2006 Ford Focus. Fortunately Lai was wearing a helmet. He was taken to a local hospital and is listed in stable condition. No one else was injured in the crash.
Borgman said she had a green light at Riley Street and had a large truck on her right side at the time of the accident. The crash remains under investigation, and anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office at 616.738.4042 or Silent Observer 1.877.88.745368
Three people were taken to the hospital after two vehicles collided on 120th Avenue in Holland Township on Wednesday afternoon.
It happened just after 12:30 p.m. on the five-lane street south of Union Street, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.
One man was hospitalized Tuesday after his vehicle landed on its roof following a single-car crash.
It happened around 10 a.m. on Buchanan Street west of US-31 in Grand Haven Township, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department.
Jonathan Hoffman, 45, of Grand Haven Township was headed east on Buchanan when his 2013 Toyota Rav4 went off the road into a ditch. It hit a driveway culvert and went airborne before hitting several trees and landing on its roof, authorities said.
Three people were seriously hurt in a crash west of Walker Sunday afternoon.
The crash happened around 12:30 p.m. on 8th Avenue just south of Lake Michigan Drive in Tallmadge Township.
Authorities say Brent Lundberg, 28, was attempting to pull his Chevrolet Cobalt out of a private drive onto 8th Avenue. But Lundberg failed to yield to a Chevy Express van driven by Nicholas Kleyn, 46. The vehicles collided.
Lundberg, of Tallmadge Township, and his front-seat passenger Meghan Hansen, 25, of Marcellus, were both taken to the hospital in serious condition.
A 25-year-old man has been upgraded to fair condition after crashing his pickup truck into an SUV Saturday afternoon.
According to police, Teri Hills was eastbound on Lake Michigan Drive when he failed to stop at a light at the intersection of Eighth Avenue, crossed the center line and collided with an SUV that was stopped at the light.
SUV driver Marvin Ramos, 34, of Grand Rapids and his four passengers were taken to the hospital, but have since been released.