HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man is in critical condition after being struck by a car on US-31 near Holland Wednesday night.
The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were called shortly after 11 p.m. for a report of a pedestrian being struck by a car on US-31 near the intersection of 8th Street in Holland Township.
Investigators said a 29-year-old Holland man was in the roadway to get a gas grill that had fallen out of his pickup truck when he was hit by a southbound car. The sheriff’s office noted this portion southbound US-31 north of 8th Street was unlit.
The man was taken to the hospital with critical injuries, the sheriff’s office said.
The driver of the vehicle, a 63-year-old Holland woman, was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation.