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.
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.