GRPD: 53-year-old man suffers serious injuries after being hit by car

Posted at 6:46 PM, Oct 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-02 19:14:12-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A Grand Rapids man was taken to the hospital with serious injuries after being struck by a car Friday afternoon.

It happened around 2:00 p.m. on Front Avenue near 6th Street NW in Grand Rapids.

Grand Rapids Police said the 53-year-old man was crossing the street when he was hit by a car in the southbound lane. Police said the he suffered life threatening injuries. Authorities don’t believe speed nor alcohol played a role in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

If you have any information, call Grand Rapids Police at (616)-456-3771 or Silent Observer at (616)-774-2345.