Man taken to hospital after 3-car crash in Nunica area

Posted at 7:24 PM, Jun 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-25 19:24:56-04

CROCKERY TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says a 49-year-old man was taken to a hospital Tuesday afternoon following a three-car crash.

The crash occurred around 4:50 p.m. at Cleveland Street and 116th Avenue in Crockery Township, near Nunica.

Sheriff’s investigators say the man from Nunica was driving a Buick Century eastbound on Cleveland Street, and slowing down to turn left onto 116th Avenue. A 16-year-old girl from West Olive also was heading east when her vehicle collided with the Buick Century, which then hit a westbound vehicle.

The  49-year-old driver of the Buick later was taken to North Ottawa Community Hospital by ambulance. Authorities say the man’s injuries were not life-threatening.