PARK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was airlifted to the hospital after he was thrown from his motorcycle in a crash in Ottawa County Tuesday afternoon, according to the sheriff’s office.
The crash happened around 3:50 p.m. on Ottawa Beach Road near Forest Hills Drive in Park Township. A motorcyclist was driving eastbound on Ottawa Beach Road, while a westbound van was stopped, waiting to turn left onto Forest Hills Drive, the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office said in a release. It said the driver of the van, a 34-year-old man from West Olive, did not yield to the motorcyclist and turned left in front of him.
The motorcyclist, a 64-year-old man from Hudsonville, was airlifted to the hospital with serious injuries, deputies say. They say he was wearing a helmet.
The crash is still under investigation by Ottawa County Sheriff’s Deputies.