Deputies: 1 killed in Ottawa County crash

Ottawa County

JAMESTOWN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — One person was killed in a crash involving a pickup truck and a semi-truck Friday morning in Ottawa County.

The crash, which happened around 9:15 a.m., shut down the intersection of 24th Ave. and Byron Rd. in Jamestown Township for about 3.5 hours, according to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.

The driver of a 2018 Chevy Silverado was headed north on 24th Avenue and failed to stop at the four-way stop at Byron Road, authorities said. The pickup hit the semi, which was turning into the intersection, and was then pinned underneath the semi’s trailer.

The pickup truck driver, whose name was not released, was killed in the crash. The driver of the semi-truck was not hurt.

The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office is still investigating the crash.

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