Students, adult hurt in bus crash near Grand Haven

Ottawa County

GRAND HAVEN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Several students and an adult were injured after a crash involving a school bus and a pickup truck near Grand Haven Tuesday.

The crash happened shortly after 4 p.m. in Grand Haven Township in the area of Comstock Street and Mercury Drive.

Authorities say the pickup was driving east on Comstock Street near 154th Avenue and rear-ended the Grand Haven Area Public Schools bus as it was slowing for traffic.

Authorities said about 60 students were on the bus at the time. Four of them were taken to the hospital. One adult, the driver of the pickup, was hurt, the Grand Haven Tribune reports. The school district told the Tribune that the students are Mary A. White Elementary School students.

All injuries are non-life-threatening.

The driver of the pickup truck was cited for failing to stop in assure clear distance, deputies said.

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