UNDATED (WHTC) -- The westbound lanes of Business 196 in Zeeland were shut down for some time today due to an accident involving an 18-wheeler. Zeeland police are reporting than an elderly man was eastbound in his Chevy Avalanche, made a Michigan left in the westbound lanes and ended directly in the path of an 18-wheeler. The truck driver, 46-year-old Bryan Runstrom, trying not to hit the vehicle, snapped a utility pole and ended in the ditch. He was not injured. The elderly driver was taken to Holland Hospital with unknown injuries. The accident remains under investigation.
Story by: Diane E Coston