• June 17, 2022

18-Wheeler Crashes into Traffic, One Injured on I-96 in Ottawa County, MI

Ottawa County, MI — June 16, 2022, one person was injured in a crash between an 18-wheeler and a camper trailer on Interstate 96 in Ottawa County.

According to reports the incident happened around 11:20 a.m. on I-96. The tractor-trailer was headed west on the highway when the driver allegedly took his attention off the road to adjust the radio. While distracted he didn't see congested traffic near construction ahead. The big rig crashed into a camper trailer attached to a pickup truck. After the impact both vehicles jackknifed and hit a nearby SUV.

The pickup driver received minor injuries in the collision and refused treatment at the scene. No other injuries were reported.

No further information is currently available.

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