Person in wheelchair hit by SUV, killed in Three Rivers

St. Joseph County

THREE RIVERS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a person who was in a motorized wheelchair was killed after being hit by an SUV in Three Rivers Monday.

The Three Rivers Police Department said the crash happened shortly after 6:30 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Millard and S. Erie streets.

The person using the wheelchair was taken to Three Rivers Health by ambulance and then to a hospital in Kalamazoo. The victim later died from their injuries, according to a TRPD news release.  

Police have not released the victim’s name pending family notification.

It’s unknown what led to the crash, which remains under investigation.  

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