Deputies: Teen in critical condition after Ottawa Co. crash

PORT SHELDON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Ottawa County sheriff’s deputies say a teenager was airlifted to the hospital after she crashed her vehicle Saturday afternoon.

It happened at 4:18 p.m. at the intersection of W Olive Road and Croswell Street in Port Sheldon Township.

Deputies say the teenager, a 17-year-old female from Zeeland, was northbound on W Olive Road at a high rate of speed when she did not stop for the stop sign at Croswell Street. Her vehicle went off the west side of the road and struck the concrete porch of a building. Deputies say the building was unoccupied.

The driver was pinned inside her vehicle and had to be removed by rescue crews. Deputies say she was airlifted to Helen DeVos Children’s hospital in critical, but stable condition.

The crash is under investigation.