L. Brooks Patterson moved to hospital rehabilitation unit for recovery from crash
Oakland County Executive still recovering after crash in Auburn Hills
Oakland County's top elected official has been moved to a hospital rehabilitation unit, where he continues to recover from a traffic accident earlier this month.
The office of Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson said Wednesday that he's in good spirits at McLaren Oakland Hospital.
A discharge date hasn't been set.
Patterson was not wearing a seatbelt in the Aug. 10 crash in the Detroit suburb of Auburn Hills and has had surgery to repair broken bones.
He also had a gash to his scalp.
Paterson's driver and two people in the other vehicle were injured.
The driver of the other vehicle has been charged in the crash.