HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people were hurt in a Friday evening crash in Holland Township.
Around 10:15 p.m., deputies with the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office were sent to the area of US-31 and Lakewood Boulevard for a multi-vehicle crash.
Responding deputies learned that a northbound BMW, driven by a 22-year-old from Fennville, rear-ended a Jeep SUV, driven by a 17-year-old from Holland. The sheriff’s office said the force of the crash caused the Jeep to cross the median into oncoming traffic. Two southbound vehicles crashed. One driver had to be extracted, the sheriff’s office said.
Two people were taken to the hospital for treatment. The sheriff’s office said their injuries are not considered life-threatening.
The crash blocked one northbound lane and both southbound lanes. The sheriff’s office said US-31 was closed at James Street for over an hour while the scene was cleared.
The crash remains under investigation.