Three Suspects Arrested After Fatal Hit And Run In Holland

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HOLLAND, Mich. — Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department have found the two cars responsible for hitting and killing Joshua Owens.   Three people are in custody, and the two drivers could be charged with leaving the scene of a fatal crash. They will be arraigned Monday morning in Ottawa County Court.

Joshua Owens was killed after being hit by two different vehicles at around 12:50 a.m. Sunday morning off of Ottawa Beach Road in Holland.

The incident happened in front of the Itty Bitty Bar at 1136 Ottawa Beach near 152nd Avenue, according to Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department.

The victim was trying to cross Ottawa Beach Road when two vehicles hit him and fled the scene, detectives believe the drivers were speeding.

Ottawa County Sheriff’s are still investigating this case.

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11 comments

    • captain_obvious

      If it is their fault – i agree fully. If it was not their fault – i don't know if they should get into anymore trouble than leaving the scene.

  • captain_obvious

    anyone know if the cars were speeding? was the victim in the cross walk? ….running into the street or casually crossing it or what?

  • Andrea

    How is it not their fault? Those kids that hit him are disgusting individuals who have no regard for anyone but themselves. What kind of decent human being hits a person and leaves? They killed an innocent person because they were being reckless and stupid. They are despicable human beings and should be punished to the fullest extent and given the maximum amount of time in prison. Those kids should not be allowed to live a life because of the one they took away because of their actions. The only life they deserve is one in prison. They were RACING down the street. How is their involvement in this even in question?