On Air Now

Current Show

Coast to Coast AM   12:00 AM - 6:00 AM

Call Coast to Coast now at 1-800-825-5033

Show Info »

Upcoming Shows

Program Schedule »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 590 AM Kalamazoo, MI

Weather

Current Conditions(Kalamazoo,MI 49001)

More Weather »
37° Feels Like: 32°
Wind: SE 6 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Sunny 63°

Tonight

Mostly Clear 39°

Tomorrow

Mostly Sunny 73°

Alerts

Six injured in Emmett Township traffic collision

by
Car crash.
Car crash.

EMMETT (WKZO) -- At last word, no names had been released, but two people were seriously injured and four more were hurt Monday night in Emmett Township when a pickup and a semi collided on 11 Mile road just north of I-94.  It happened around 6:30 p.m. when the semi pulled from the back parking lot of the Te-Khi truck stop and the pickup struck the truck trailer and got wedged under it.

The pickup driver, a 32-year-old Vermontville man, was flown from the scene to Kalamazoo for treatment.  The front seat passenger, his 28-year-old girlfriend from Battle Creek, also is reported in serious condition.  Her three children and her sister in the back seat escaped with minor injuries.  The semi driver and a passenger were not hurt.

Emmett Township Department of Public Safety officials says alcohol and or drugs may have been a factor in the accident, which remains under investigation.

Comments