Car pulled from water off I-196 in Grandville

Kent County

GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — No one was seriously hurt Saturday morning when an SUV rolled off of I-196 in Grandville and into a small body of water.

It happened around 11 a.m. the eastbound lanes of the highway near the Chicago Drive exit.

Michigan State Police say a 54-year-old Wyoming man lost control of his SUV on slushy roads. The SUV left the roadway and rolled, coming to a rest right side up in the water. It was not fully submerged.

The driver and his 17-year-old passenger were both wearing their seat belts, MSP said. They were treated on the scene for minor injuries.

Traffic was backed up on the highway as crews recovered the car.

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