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47-year-old motorcyclist in critical condition after hitting tree in Richland Township

Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office 01152022
Posted at 4:27 PM, Apr 16, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-16 16:27:45-04

RICHLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A motorcyclist is in critical condition after hitting a tree in Richland Township Saturday morning.

The Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office says the crash occurred before 10:30 a.m. near Gull Lake Road on M-43.

We’re told the motorcyclist, identified as a 47-year-old man from Richland, had been driving north on M-43 when he lost control and hit a tree. He has since been taken to Borgess Hospital for treatment.

The man did not have a helmet on and speed was a contributing factor in the crash, deputies say.

The crash is currently under investigation.

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