Intoxicated student causes 7 car pileup

Posted at 6:03 PM, Dec 27, 2014
and last updated 2014-12-27 18:03:36-05

KALAMAZOO COUNTY, Mich. – A car full of students in a rear-end collision with another vehicle ultimately resulted in a 7 car pileup on I-94 Saturday.

Emergency units in the area originally responded to an incident of a single car that had struck another vehicle in the rear.  The vehicle at fault was full of students on their way to the Kalamazoo area- a 23 year-old male at the wheel.

By the time first responders got on scene, several other cars had gotten involved in the collision.  The result- a 7 car pileup with several minor injuries.

The at-fault driver was arrested and lodged for drunk driving.