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Sheriff: Plainfield Ave. reopens after deadly crash

Plainfield Ave. Crash
Posted at 2:18 PM, May 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-10 16:32:54-04

PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly crash that happened Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Plainfield Avenue NE and Vineyard Avenue NE in Plainfield Township.

Deputies say an SUV hit a sedan that was trying to cross Plainfield.

According to the sheriff’s office, the 90-year-old woman driving the sedan was killed in the crash.

The 30-year-old man driving the SUV had minor injuries, while his 3-year-old and 5-year-old passengers were both unharmed.

Plainfield Avenue was closed for several hours Tuesday afternoon from Woodworth to Jupiter while police investigated.

The road has since reopened.

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