Dispatchers: 2 seriously injured in Kent Co. crash

Kent County

ALPINE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Kent County deputies are investigating a head-on crash that sent two people to the hospital Saturday afternoon.

The two-car crash happened around 1:19 p.m. at Fruit Ridge Avenue and 8 Mile Road in Alpine Township, northwest of Grand Rapids.

Kent County dispatchers confirmed two people were unresponsive after the crash. Authorities say both people are in serious condition.

Authorities say one person was taken to a hospital via Aero Med and the other was transported by an ambulance. 

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Officials said around 3:40 p.m. Saturday that Fruitridge Avenue at 8 Mile Road will remain closed for another hour.  Drivers are asked to avoid the area.

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