Laurence Fryling, 92, killed and one person seriously hurt when their car is struck by driver that ran stop sign and overturns at 8th Avenue and Jackson Street in Georgetown Township, Michigan

Modified Date: 
Tue, 07/05/2022 - 10:10am
Accident Date: 
Saturday, June 4, 2022

Grand Rapids resident found pinned in upside down car after crash in Ottawa Co.

The crash happened around 3:04 p.m. at the intersection of 8th Avenue and Jackson Street. 

When deputies arrived at the scene, they found one car upside down with a passenger pinned inside.

EMS cuts passenger from car after Georgetown Twp. crash

Georgetown Township Fire and Rescue were able to free the person from the vehicle, but both the passenger and the 66-year-old driver from Grand Rapids were taken to Metro Hospital with serious injuries.

Sheriff: driver runs stop sign, hospitalizes 2

The impact pushed the other car off the road and into a utility pole, which caused it to flip over.

92-year-old Grand Rapids man dies after weekend crash in Ottawa County

The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says the passenger, described as 92-year-old Grand Rapids resident Laurence Fryling, succumbed to his injuries in the hospital Monday.

Type: Car Accident
People Involved: 
Laurence Fryling