Crash involving semi and motorcycle slows traffic on US-131

Posted at 11:30 PM, Sep 11, 2014
and last updated 2014-09-11 23:30:00-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A four-vehicle crash involving a semi-truck and a motorcycle slowed traffic on southbound US-131 Thursday night.

Police say the crash happened at about 10:24 p.m. near Hall Street when the semi collided with a slowed or stalled vehicle.

The semi crossed several lanes and hit the divider and was struck by another vehicle.  Police say the motorcyclist had to hit their brakes and lay their bike down.  They suffered a minor hand injury.

No other injuries were reported.  One lane of the highway was closed.