Woman killed in crash near Spring Lake

Ottawa County
police cruiser blocking road with ambulance in distance

Authorities block a section of 148th Avenue in Spring Lake Township as they investigate a deadly crash. (Sept. 6, 2019)

SPRING LAKE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities say speed was a factor in the crash that killed a woman near Spring Lake.

The crash happened around 1:12 p.m. Friday on 148th Avenue near Farmwood Court, between State and Kelly streets in Spring Lake Township.

Authorities at the scene say a pickup truck and an SUV collided. A woman in the SUV was killed, according to deputies.

It’s unclear how many people were in both vehicles, but deputies confirmed no children were involved in the crash.

The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office shut down 148th Avenue between State and Kelly streets for its investigation, but the roadway has since reopened.

Deputies are withholding the victim’s name until her family has been notified.

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