20-Year-Old Flown to Hospital After Montcalm Co. Crash

Posted at 4:36 PM, May 15, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-15 16:36:01-04

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PIERSON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (May 15, 2014) — A 20-year-old Sand Lake man was flown by AeroMed to the hospital Wednesday after the vehicle he was in struck a tree.

According to the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department, the crash happened at about 2:22 p.m.on Waterwheel Road near West County Line Road in Pierson Township.

The driver, a 19-year-old Sand Lake man, lost control of his vehicle, ran off the road and hit the tree.  He was not injured, and deputies cited him for a speed violation.

The passenger’s condition is unknown at this time.