Postal worker in critical condition after crashing into Kent County garage

Posted at 7:18 PM, Dec 10, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-10 19:19:11-05

GAINES TOWNSHIP, Mich. — An employee of the United States Postal Service was hospitalized Monday after crashing into a garage.

The incident happened shortly before 4 p.m. in the 6500 block of Eastern Avenue SE.

The 64-year-old male driver suffered a medical issue shortly before crashing into a detached garage and landing in the backyard. Investigators say nobody was in the garage at the time, and the USPS Jeep was the only vehicle involved.

The man was transported to Metro Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.

The employee’s name has not been released.