Woman killed in crash involving garbage truck

Garbage truck involved in deadly crash near Hudsonville. (March 13, 2015)


BLENDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A 26-year-old woman was killed instantly when the car she was driving collided head-on with a garbage truck near Hudsonville on Friday morning.

Debris over the road following a deadly crash near Hudsonville. (March 13, 2015)
(Debris over the road following a deadly crash near Hudsonville)

Authorities said Rebecca Trevino was driving north on 48th Avenue near New Holland Road in Blendon Township around 6:30 a.m. when her car crossed the centerline and hit an oncoming garbage truck.

Police suspect Trevino, of Jenison, was driving home from work. It’s unclear what caused her to cross the centerline.

48th Avenue between New Holland and Barry Street was closed for several hours following the crash, but was re-opened just before 11 a.m., according to Ottawa County Dispatch.

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