2 injured when motorcycle hits tree

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TALLMADGE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people on a motorcycle were injured when they hit a downed tree Friday.

The accident happened on Lovers Lane and 14th Avenue around 8 p.m. Friday.

The driver, 53-year-old Timothy Verstrate of Grand Rapids, and passenger, 51-year-old Eileen Verstrate, received non-life threatening injuries.

A tree fell in front of their motorcycle while driving on Lovers Lane. They hit the tree and then went into a ditch.

Both victims were wearing helmets at the time of the accident.

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