FRUITPORT, MI (WHTC) - A 63-year-old Spring Lake man was hospitalized in a double rollover accident on I-96 yesterday afternoon.
According to Ottawa County Sheriff’s Sergeant Jon Ditmar, Douglas Brown was driving his pickup eastbound in the right lane, while 18-year-old Megan Haisma of Grand Rapids was in her car in the left lane, when disaster struck east o fFruitport Road near the Muskegon county line. In trying to change lanes, the truck sideswiped the auto, causing both vehicles to veer into the median. The pickup rolled over several times, while the car flipped over once.
Brown was taken to Hackley Hospital for treatment; Haisma wasn’t hurt. The crash remains under investigation.