PORT SHELDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman and her child were injured in a sledding accident in Ottawa County’s Van Buren Street Dunes Sunday morning.
Ottawa County sheriff’s deputies arrived at the park north of Holland around 10:15 a.m. and found a 38-year-old woman hit a tree while sledding with her 4-year-old daughter.
Port Sheldon Township police used an ATV to enter the dunes and rescue the woman. She was hospitalized with injuries that are considered serious but not life-threatening.
The 4-year-old girl suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.
Authorities say the two were in the area visiting family from Holland.