Head-On Collision Sends Three People to Hospital in Grand Traverse County

Grand Traverse Sheriff Office is investigating a 2 vehicle head – on crash. The incident occurred Thursday evening, on Garfield Rd. between Hobbs Hwy. and River Rd. in East Bay Township.

A northbound GMC pickup truck driven by a 33 year old Traverse City man collided nearly head – on with a southbound Ford passenger car driven by a 50 year old Kingsley women.

The pickup truck then rolled over after the initial collision. The pickup truck also contained a 9 year old male passenger. All 3 people were taken to Munson Medical Center for treatment.

The road was closed for just over 1 hour while deputies investigated the accident and the accident scene was cleaned up. The accident remains under investigation.