GRANDVILLE, Mich.(WZZM) - Westbound 44th St. was closed at the I-196 overpass, for several hours Saturday night, after a 15 car accident. The crash happened around 7:30.
Investigators say one of the drivers got out of his vehicle and was hit by another vehicle. That driver and one other person were taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation, but police do not think alcohol was a factor in the crash.
A Grandville Police Department patrol car was hit about 15 minutes before that crash. Investigators say the patrol car was on the side of Eastbound I-196 near Chicago Dr.
The cars emergency lights were on when it was hit. The officer was investigating another accident at the time and no one was injured. Michigan State Police are investigating that crash.