2 on motorcycle seriously hurt in Kent Co. crash

Kent County
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PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — The driver and passenger of a motorcycle were injured in a crash in Kent County Tuesday night.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. near the intersection of Plainfield Avenue and 4 Mile Road, north of Grand Rapids.

The Kent County Sheriff’s Office said the driver of a Subaru was heading westbound on 4 Mile Road when they failed to stop for a flashing red light, hitting a northbound motorcycle.

The driver and passenger of the motorcycle were taken to the hospital with serious injuries, the sheriff’s office said.

The driver of the Subaru received minor injuries.

The sheriff’s office said alcohol and/or drugs may have been factors in the crash, which remains under investigation.

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