Wrong-way crash closes major Grand Rapids intersection

Posted at 1:43 PM, Jan 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-29 16:31:18-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - Police are investigating a serious crash at a major Grand Rapids intersection.

The crash happened about 11:30 a.m. at the corner of Leonard and Fuller NE.

Police say that a 33-year-old man was driving a pickup truck  south on Fuller in the northbound lanes collided with a 75-year-old man driving an SUV heading north.  The pickup truck then went off the road and hit a pole.

The driver of the pickup truck was taken to the hospital with serious, but non-life threatening injuries.  The driver of the SUV suffered only minor injuries.

Police are still investigating as to why the driver was on the wrong side of Fuller.