Teen hit by truck outside Allendale High School


ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — An Allendale Township teenager was hospitalized Wednesday after being hit by a pickup truck.

Ottawa County Sheriff’s deputies said 16-year-old Benjamin Winford was on a bike path crossing a service drive at Allendale High School when he was hit by a 1992 Chevrolet pickup truck just after 2:30 p.m.

Winford was taken to a nearby hospital where his condition was stable Wednesday afternoon.

A 17-year-old from Allendale Township was behind the wheel of the southbound pickup truck, deputies said. It’s unclear if he was injured.

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