Fatal crash closes part of US-131 in Kent County
KENT COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) – Michigan State Police are investigating a fatal crash along US-131 near Rockford.
The crash happened around 5 a.m. Friday at northbound US-131 and 10 Mile Road. It involved a car and charter bus.
Michigan State Police said an elderly person was killed in the crash, but it is unclear if they were a male or female.
According to police, the victim was driving the wrong way down the ramp when they hit the bus head on.
We are told there was no one on the bus at the time. The driver was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.
The right lane of Northbound US-131 was closed while crews investigated but is now back open.