HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman died Wednesday after a crash in Holland Township, deputies say.
It happened slightly after 3:10 p.m. on Adams Street and the off ramp of westbound I-196, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.
When the crash happened, deputies said the light at the intersection was flashing red in every direction. A semitruck was stopped and was starting on Adams Street to go east from the off ramp, according to the sheriff’s office.
At the same time, a Dodge Dakota that was westbound on Adams Street went through the intersection and hit the semi’s trailer, the sheriff’s office said.
Deputies said the Dakota’s driver, a 34-year-old Hudsonville woman, died of her injuries.
The semi’s driver, a 50-year-old woman from Florida, was not hurt.
Deputies asked drivers to avoid the area as they investigated. According to the Michigan Department of Transportation, the exit ramps from eastbound and westbound I-196 to Adams Street were open as of about 5:30 p.m.