An SUV collided with a semi in Oakfield Township on Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 10, sending two people to area hospitals. The accident occurred around 3:45 p.m. at the intersection of M-57 and Lincoln Lake Road. The driver of a Ford Explorer was northbound on Lincoln Lake Rd., when he was hit by a semi that was eastbound on 14 Mile Road (M-57).
The driver of the SUV was airlifted to Butterworth, and the driver of the semi was taken by ambulance to a nearby hospital.
Both Oakfield and Courtland Fire and Rescue, and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department assisted the Michigan State Police at the scene. The accident is still under investigation.