Officer hurt when Allegan County cruiser hit guardrail, leaves road
VALLEY TOWNSHIP, Mich. — M-40 Lincoln Road was closed early Friday due to a crash involving a police cruiser.
The Allegan County Sheriff says that the officer was heading north on M-40, north of 122nd Avenue, when his vehicle left the right side of the road and hit the end of a guardrail. The vehicle then went into the ditch and hit several small trees. The officer was wearing his seatbelt and his vehicle’s airbags were deployed.
The road was closed until about 6:45am.
The officer was taken to the hospital, treated for minor injuries and released.