PORTAGE, Mich. (WOOD) - A man suffered head injuries after his vehicle turned into the path of a semi-truck, resulting a collision.
The 27-year-old Portage man was transported to Borgess Medical Center and listed as stable, according to a news release.
He was driving north on Sprinkle Road and turning west onto E. Centre Avenue in Portage just before 8 a.m. Tuesday, police said. The traffic light had just turned yellow when the victim was turning, according to a news release.
Police and rescue personnel arrived and noticed the crash had blocked one southbound lane of Sprinkle Road and two eastbound lanes of E. Centre Avenue.
The semi-truck was hauling asphalt. The driver was not injured.
Alcohol was not a factor in the crash, police said.
The crash remains under investigation, so anyone with more information is asked to call the Portage Department of Public Safety at 269.329.4567 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100, www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.
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