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Ottawa County teenager seriously injured in crash

Posted: 7:12 AM, Mar 19, 2016
Updated: 2016-03-19 07:12:49-04

GEORGETOWN TWP., Mich.— A Jenison teen is in serious condition after a crash Saturday morning. It happened around 1:35 near the intersection of Baldwin Street and 20th Avenue.

Deputies in Ottawa County say Joshua Geerts was headed North on 20th Avenue, driving a 1997 Chevy Cavalier, when he failed to stop at a stop sign, hitting Cody Braat’s 2008 Dodge Ram which was carrying a boat. Braat was not hurt.

Geerts, who was not wearing a seat belt was pinned and had to be extricated from his car.

The crash is still under investigation.