HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department deputy was injured Thursday while responding to a crash involving a car and a bicycle.
The initial crash was reported at 12:43 p.m. at Lakewood Boulevard and Beeline Road. Officials say woman struck a bicyclist with her vehicle while making a turn onto Lakewood.
As traffic was backing up from that crash, the sheriff’s office says a driver attempted to make a U-turn on Lakewood and collided with the deputy’s vehicle.
The deputy and the driver involved in that crash were hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries. Authorities say the bicyclist suffered minor injuries in the first crash.