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Teenage girl hurt in Holland Township 2-car collision

Ottawa County Sheriff 12172022
Posted at 12:35 PM, Oct 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-10 12:35:31-04

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A two-vehicle crash sent a teenage driver to the hospital Saturday morning.

At 8:39 a.m. Saturday, Ottawa County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a report of a two-car accident with injuries at the intersection of Butternut and Riley in Holland Township. The investigation revealed that a 16-year-old girl was driving a 2007 Volkswagen Jetta and was turning east on Riley when she struck a 2014 Jeep driven by a 63-year-old woman that was northbound on Butternut.

The teenager was injured and was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The other driver was not hurt.

Both were wearing seat belts at the time of the collision.

The incident remains under investigation by the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office.