HOLLAND CHARTER TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- Two people are dead and three others were seriously injured in a crash involving two vehicles at the intersection of 112th Avenue and Riley Street in Holland Township.
Investigators say it was just before 3:00 a.m. Thursday when a car with four people inside was headed northbound on 112th Avenue and collided with a westbound car that had the right of way on Riley Street. The northbound vehicle went through flashing red lights and hit the other car.
The drivers of both vehicles died. The driver of the northbound car was Ector Juarez, 23, of Holland. The driver of the westbound car was Alexander DeVriendt, 34, also of Holland.
One of the three passengers in Juarez's vehicle is in critical condition at the hospital. The other two are in serious condition.
Ottawa County investigators say that speed appears to be a factor in the crash. It is not known at this time if alcohol or drugs were factors.