PARK TOWNSHIP, MI (WHTC) -- An accident in Park Township on Saturday night sent one person to the hospital with minor injuries. Ottawa Beach Road was shut down for about 30 minutes between 152nd and 160nd Avenues just before 11 P.M. Sergeant Matt Wildfong says 41-year-old Rebecca Weighmink lost control of her vehicle in the eastbound lanes, crossing the center line and hitting a vehicle driven by 73-year-old John McDonald. Weighmink was taken to Holland Community Hospital after complaining of leg pain and listed in good condtion. A 6-month-old child was in her car in the backseat and properly restrained. The baby was not injured. McDonald was also not injured but his passenger, 70-year-old Berma McDonald complained about chestpains. She was examined and declined further medical treatment. The accident remains under investigation and Wildfong says that alcohol is not a factor in the accident.
Story by: Diane E Coston