2 injured in head-on crash in Ionia

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IONIA, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people were hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash in Ionia.

The crash happened on S. State Road near Tuttle Road just after 5 p.m. Tuesday.

According to the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, a 53-year-old Ionia woman was driving south on S. State Road, didn’t notice traffic was backing up and rear-ended a van driven by a 49-year-old Lansing woman.

After hitting the van, the car went into the northbound lanes and struck another car head-on.

The 55-year-old Ionia woman who was driving the car that was hit had to be extricated.

The 53-year-old Ionia woman was also injured, but the extent of injuries to both drivers is unknown at this time.

The crash remains under investigation.

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