Alleged drunk driver kills man who pulled over to fix tire

Posted at 3:17 PM, May 23, 2015

HUDSONVILLE, Mich. — One person is dead and four others injured following a crash on I-196 involving multiple vehicles Saturday.

The crash happened around 2:00 p.m. on I-196 in the east bound lanes near 32nd Ave. in Hudsonville.

Officials said Bernard and Debra Langmyer were on the side of the road fixing a flat tire when they were hit.

Bernard was pronounced dead at the scene. His wife was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The Ottawa County Sheriff responded to the crash along with Georgetown Fire Department, and  Hudsonville Fire Department, and Life Ambulance.

Deputies said they arrested a 46-year-old person for operating a vehicle while intoxicated and on outstanding warrants and say he rear-ended Langmyer’s car.