Dump truck hits car in Wyoming intersection; 1 in critical condition

Kent County

WYOMING, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was taken to the hospital Tuesday morning after a two-vehicle crash in Wyoming involving a dump truck.

The Wyoming Department of Public Safety told News 8 a dump truck driver headed east on Burton Street SW tried to stop at the intersection of Godfrey Avenue SW around 10:30 a.m. but lost control. The dump truck then entered westbound traffic and hit a Cadillac.

Emergency crews needed to cut the driver of the Cadillac out of the vehicle. He was taken to the hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The dump truck driver was not hurt.

The intersection of Burton and Godfrey was shut down for hours while emergency responders were on the scene. It reopened around 1:20 p.m.

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