SOLON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) - Two people were injured, one with possible life-threatening injuries, after their vehicles collided at a Kent County intersection.
Police said alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash, according to a news release from the Kent County Sheriff's Department.
Chad Wehler was driving a Pontiac Grand Prix east on 18 Mile Road and pulled out in front of Kylie Burns who was traveling south on Algoma Avenue in a GMC Yukon, police said.
Wehler's vehicle was struck in the driver's side door.
Police and rescue personnel arrived at the scene in Solon Township around 10 p.m. Sunday and extricated Wehler from his vehicle. Aero Med transported him to Spectrum Health Butterworth Hospital in Grand Rapids. The 22-year-old Howard City resident suffered critical injuries.
Burns, 24, from Howard City, suffered minor injuries. An ambulance transported Burns to the hospital.
Both drivers were wearing seat belts at the time of the collision.
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