3 injured in 3-car crash near Lowell

Kent County

Authorities are on scene of a three-vehicle crash in Lowell Township Monday, Aug. 26, 2019.

LOWELL TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Three people were injured after three-vehicle crash near Lowell Monday morning.

It happened shortly before 9 a.m. at the intersection of 52nd Street SE and Alden Nash Avenue SE in Lowell Township.

Michigan State Police said a car, driven by a 24-year-old Middleville woman, was heading northbound on Alden Nash Avenue when it rear-ended a truck, which was waiting for a vehicle to complete a left turn onto 52nd Street.

The crash caused the truck, driven by a 64-year-old Hastings man, into oncoming traffic. The truck collided head-on with a silver car, driven by a 22-year-old Reed City woman, which ended up in a nearby cornfield.

A vehicle drove into a corn field after a crash in Lowell Township Monday, Aug. 26, 2019.

Three people received non-life-threatening injuries, according to a MSP news release.

Kent County sheriff’s deputies on scene told News 8 that four people were injured in the crash.

State police said speed was a factor in the crash.

Both directions of Alden Nash Avenue at 52nd Street were closed for more than an hour, but have since reopened.

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