1 Killed, 1 Flown to Hospital in Car Crash

Posted at 3:12 AM, Aug 20, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-20 07:28:35-04

ZEELAND, Mich. — One person is dead and another has been flown to the hospital following a two-vehicle crash in Ottawa County early Tuesday morning around 1:08 a.m.

Two vehicles collided at the business loop I-196 and S. State Street, dispatchers said.  According to them, a black car had failed to stop for the blinking red stop light, and was then struck by a vehicle that was coming from the intersecting street.

There were three patients at the scene, one of whom was a man who died in the accident.  The second patient was flown to the hospital by Aero Med with unknown injuries.  A third victim suffered minor injuries.

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