SPARTA TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A 5-year-old girl remains hospitalized after a Friday rollover crash in Sparta Township.
The crash happened at about 1:45 p.m. at the intersection of 13 Mile Road and Peach Ridge Avenue. The Kent County Sheriff’s Department says 20-year-old Bailey James Scheib was driving southbound on Peach Ridge and failed to stop for the stop sign at 13 Mile.
Scheib’s Hummer struck a 2005 Ford Taurus, driven by 25-year-old Sparta resident Cassandra Michelle Kuznicki. Both vehicles were overturned during the crash.
Kuznicki and her 51-year-old passenger sustained minor injuries. Kuznicki’s two young children, a 5-year-old girl and a 17-month-old boy, were also in the vehicle.
The girl was critically injured and remains hospitalized, according to the sheriff’s department. The boy was not injured.
The crash remains under investigation.