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6 hospitalized after pickup truck, minivan collide

Posted at 3:48 PM, Jun 24, 2016

RUTLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A crash in Barry County sent six people to the hospital, three of them had to be transported by Aircare and Aeromed helicopters.

It happened Friday afternoon around 3:00 at the intersection of W. M-179 and S. M-43.

Deputies say a pickup truck going south hit a van that failed to yield at the intersection. A passenger in that van was thrown from the vehicle.

The condition of the six taken to the hospital is still unknown.

Police say alcohol is not a factor but they will continue to investigate the accident.