Police search for driver of car pulled from Plaster Creek

Posted at 9:35 PM, Mar 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-17 16:58:54-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich — Grand Rapids Police says rescue crews responded late Saturday night to a report of a vehicle plunging into Plaster Creek,  southwest of downtown Grand Rapids.

They were dispatched around 9:14 p.m. Saturday to the 1300 block of Market Avenue S.W., near the Grand Rapids Water Resource Recovery Facility wastewater-treatment plant.

Market Avenue was closed between the I-196 exit and Godfrey Avenue SW while the vehicle was removed and dive teams searched for any occupants.

FOX 17 3-16-2019

GRPD told FOX 17 there were no people in the vehicle, and a forensic team was one the scene.

At this time,  police are still attempting to contact the driver or owner of the vehicle.