GRPD: Man struck on S-curve, causes 5-vehicle crash

Grand Rapids
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was struck by vehicle on northbound US-131 in downtown Grand Rapids, causing a five-vehicle crash Monday, police say.

The Grand Rapids Police Department told 24 Hour News 8 that a vehicle lost control and crashed on the S-curve near Market Avenue due to wet road conditions. The driver was struck when he left his vehicle, causing a five-vehicle crash.

The man’s injuries are believed to non-life-threatening, according to police.

Two lanes of northbound US-131 were blocked for nearly an hour as authorities worked to clear the scene. 

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