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2 injured after truck hits motorcycle on I-96 in Ottawa Co.

Posted at 11:17 PM, Jul 09, 2019

WRIGHT TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Two people were injured Tuesday night after the driver of a pick up truck hit a motorcycle from behind on eastbound I-96.

The crash happened around 10:24 p.m. on the highway between the exits for Coopersville and Walker.

Deputies say the motorcycle driver, 59, was thrown from the motorcycle and landed in the median of I-96.

The driver of the motorcycle was injured and taken to the hospital. The driver of the truck was treated at the scene and released.

The crash remains under investigation.