Police: Driver seriously injured in car crash

Posted at 2:07 PM, Jan 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-16 14:07:27-05

WYOMING, Mich. — One person suffered severe injuries following a two-vehicle crash Saturday morning.

The crash happened 10:45 Saturday morning near 44th Street and Clay Avenue SW, according to the Wyoming Department of Public Safety.

Witnesses told officers a Buick heading westbound ran a red light and struck a Chevrolet at the intersection driving northbound.

According to investigators, the driver of the Buick is 23-year-old Aaron Calderon-Parade was unconscious at the scene and was taken to a local hospital after suffering serious injuries.

Two passengers in the car were also taken to the hospital and treated for minor injuries.

The 21-year-old driver of the car that was struck did not seek any medical attention but the passenger in that vehicle was taken to a hospital for minor injuries.

Investigators are currently trying to determine if any factors contributed to the accident.

The crash remains under investigation.

If anyone has any information, you’re asked to contact the Wyoming Department of Public Safety at 616-530-7300 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.