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Kentwood PD investigates fatal crash

Alcohol was believed to be a factor
Kentwood Police
Posted at 10:28 AM, Nov 20, 2020

KENTWOOD, Mich. — THe Kentwood Police Department is investigating an accident that killed one person and left another in critical condition.

The accident occurred around 1:30 a.m. this morning near the 4100 block of 28th St. SE.

A westbound vehicle was traveling in the eastbound lanes before colliding with an eastbound vehicle.

Both drivers were taken to Mercy Health/St. Mary’s Hospital.

One driver has been pronounced dead and the other is in critical condition.

A third vehicle was also involved, with no injuries reported.

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in this incident.

The accident remains under investigation by the Kentwood Police Department’s Traffic Services Bureau.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Kentwood Police Traffic Services Bureau at (616)656-6580 or Silent Observer at (616)774-2345.