Crash sends two people to the hospital in Zeeland Township
ZEELAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Two people are recovering in the hospital following a crash in Ottawa County.
It happened around 10:00 p.m. Saturday night on I-196 near 72nd Avenue in Zeeland Township.
Deputies said a driver was traveling westbound when another vehicle slammed into the back of him. The vehicle that was hit went off the road, hit a sign and a tree before landing in a ditch.
The 61-year-old male driver and his 63-year-old female passenger were taken to the hospital but are expected to be okay.
Police said the 26-year-old male driver in the at-fault vehicle told them he came up on the other car too fast and couldn't stop in time to avoid a collision.
He was not hurt in the crash.