Police responded to a two-vehicle crash that critically injured a man on U.S. 31 near Buchanan Street in Grand Haven Township.
According to the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Deputies, the injured man was identified as a 25-year-old Grand Haven Township man who was rescued from his burning car by the bystanders.
Officials said the man was driving south when his Ford focus hit the back corner of a semi-tractor trailer in the right lane. The car veered off the road, struck a large tree, and caught on fire.
The 25-year-old was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.
The truck driver remained unharmed in the crash.
Police said both drivers were restrained during the crash. The crash is under investigation.
October 5, 2022