Deputies: 13-year-old hit by car in Spring Lake

Ottawa County

SPRING LAKE, Mich. (WOOD) — Ottawa County deputies are investigating a car-pedestrian crash that sent a 13-year-old child to the hospital.

It happened around 7:20 a.m. Thursday on E. Savidge Street near Prospect Street in Spring Lake.  Investigators say a 41-year-old driver from Spring Lake Township was heading west on E. Savidge Street when the child stepped into the roadway and was hit.

The 13-year-old was taken to Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital with a possible pelvis injury. The child’s condition is stable, the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says.

Deputies say it was dark and raining, and both the driver and child said they couldn’t see each other before the crash.

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