PD: Alcohol, speed factors in Kentwood crash; 3 injured

Kent County

Authorities on the scene after a car crash in Kentwood at the intersection of 44th Street and Eastern Avenue. (July 21, 2020)

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities believe alcohol and speed were factors in a crash that injured three people in Kentwood Tuesday morning.

It happened around 7:30 p.m. near the intersection of 44th Street SE and Eastern Avenue SE.

The Kentwood Police Department said a northbound vehicle went through a red light on Eastern Avenue then struck an eastbound vehicle.

Three people were taken to the hospital, according to the police department. Their conditions are unknown.

Investigators believe alcohol and speed are believed to be factors in the crash, which remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call KPD at 616.698.6580.

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