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One person arrested after five-car crash
BARRY COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A man is behind bars after an apparent road rage incident caused a five-car crash.
Michigan State Police tells Newschannel 3 two cars left a wedding at the Barry County Expo Center after an argument and got into a road rage incident.
Those two cars collided around 1:20 a.m. at M-37 and Yankee Springs Road outside of Middleville.
That crash sparked another crash with three more cars. The cars were all heavily damaged. Some were their sides or flipped over. Police say there were multiple injuries, but all were minor.
One man was arrested. Troopers say that this is a harsh reminder of the dangerous of road rage.
"If someone makes you mad when you're driving, just turn the other cheek. That's the biggest thing. Tonight some people got a little bit out of control," said Trooper Ian Fields from the MSP Wayland Post.
The crash closed the road for nearly six hours.