UNDATED (WHTC) -- An accident that injured a 16-year-old Zeeland girl has become a fatality. Sergeant Steve Austin of the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office says they received a call from the medical examiner saying the Gizele Coria had died as a result of injuries she suffered. Coria apparently jumped off of the back of a bike she was riding on and into the path of an oncoming car on US-31 near Lakewood Boulevard around 2 AM Tuesday morning. Her friend, 18-year-old Rudy Sanchez was also on the bike but he suffered no injuries. Coria died of her injuries at DeVos Childrens’ Hospital. Deputies are investigating the circumstances that led to the incident.
Story by: Diane E Coston