Man dead after crashing into tree in Walker

Kent County
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WALKER, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed after crashing his vehicle into a tree in Kent County.

It happened around 3:56 p.m. Saturday near the intersection of O’Brien Road SW between Covell and Collindale avenues.

The driver, a 33-year-old Ottawa County man, was pinned in his vehicle after the crash and was pronounced dead at the scene.The victim’s identity is being withheld pending the notification of family.

Police said the vehicle was going west on O’Brien Road when it left the roadway for an unknown reason and hit the tree. Investigators are still working to determine if speed or alcohol were factors.

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