Pedestrian killed after crash on US-131 at 100th Street

Kent County

BYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A pedestrian was hit and killed by a semi in Byron Township Thursday.

The Michigan State Police tweeted an alert shortly before 4 p.m. saying it happened on southbound US-131 at 100th Street.

The situation leading up to the crash is unknown at this time, but MSP told News 8 that a person has died.

Troopers said the crash impacted travel in both the northbound and southbound lanes, causing closures. Drivers were directed to exit at 100th Street then could reenter US-131. All lanes have since reopened.

Drivers being directed to exit US-131 at 100th Street after a crash on May 13, 2021.

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