2 ejected from car in rollover crash

Ottawa County

HUDSONVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Four people were injured when a vehicle rolled over in Hudsonville early Sunday morning.

According to authorities, officers responded to westbound I-196 at the end of the 32nd Avenue entrance ramp just after midnight to a car on its side.

Deputies tell News 8 an investigation of the scene showed that a driver, a 39-year-old man from Allendale, lost control of a car while entering the freeway from the ramp. The car went off the roadway at a high rate of speed and hit an embankment. The car rolled over several times, ejecting the two rear passengers.

Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office said all four of people in the car were injured and were rushed to a hospital.

The driver was wearing a seat belt and is in stable condition.

The front passenger, a 38-year-old man also from Allendale, wore his seat belt and is in stable condition.

A 44-year-old man from Norton Shores and a 21-year-old woman, sitting in the backseat of the car, are in critical condition with significant internal and abdominal injuries. They were not wearing their seat belts.

One lane of westbound I-196 remained closed during the investigation.

This crash remains under investigation.

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