Aero Med launched for motorcycle crash off I-96

Kent County
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CASCADE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A motorcyclist was flown to the hospital after a crash along I-96 southeast of Grand Rapids on Thursday, troopers say.

The crash happened around 1 p.m. in the area of westbound I-96 and 28th Street in Cascade Township.

Investigators say a person was driving on a motorcycle when the throttle got stuck. The driver then hit a guardrail.

The motorcyclist was taken to the hospital by Aero Med with serious but non-life-threatening injuries.

The victim’s name is being withheld at this time.

Highway ramps in the area were closed while emergency responders were on scene.

Anyone with information about the incident can contact the Michigan State Police Rockford Post at 616.866.4411.

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