Woman injured in 2-vehicle US 31 crash.

April 9, 2021

Woman injured in 2-vehicle US 31 crash.

WEARE TOWNSHIP — A 41-year-old Grant, Michigan woman was injured in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday, April 7, shortly after 8 p.m. on southbound US 31 near Wayne Road, according to an Oceana County Sheriff’s Office accident report.

The woman was a passenger in a 2005 Ford Escape driven by a 71-year-old Grant woman, who was not injured. Two other passengers — a 46-year-old Grant woman and a 79-year-old Twin Lake woman — were also uninjured, the report states.

“Due to mechanical issues, (the Ford Escape) was only going 55 MPH in a 75 MPH zone on the freeway,” the report states. The driver of the second vehicle “did not pay attention to the difference in speed” and hit the Ford Escape. The second vehicle was a 2008 Subaru Outback driven by a 26-year-old Mackinaw City, Michigan man, who was not injured.

The driver of the Escape was cited for driving without insurance.

The injured passenger was transported by Life EMS to Spectrum Gerber in Fremont.

Please consider helping to fund local news. Mason County Press and Oceana County Press are available for free thanks to the generous support of our advertisers and individuals who support our service. Click on the PayPal donation button located on the top right of our website.

This story is copyrighted © 2021, all rights reserved by Media Group 31, LLC, PO Box 21, Scottville, MI 49454. No portion of this story or images may be reproduced in any way, including print or broadcast, without expressed written consent.

As the services of Media Group 31, LLC are news services, the information posted within the sites are archivable for public record and historical posterity. For this reason it is the policy and practice of this company to not delete postings. It is the editor’s discretion to update or edit a story when/if new information becomes available. This may be done by editing the posted story or posting a new “follow-up” story. Media Group 31, LLC or any of its agents have the right to make any changes to this policy. Refer to Use Policy for more information.

 

Area Churches

Subscribe to OCP via email

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 12,777 other subscribers