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Carpenter Road in Pittsfield Township reopens after closure due to crash

Road had been closed for roughly 90 minutes

Pittsfield Township police investigating a collision on July 17, 2021.
Pittsfield Township police investigating a collision on July 17, 2021. (WDIV)

PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A man was hospitalized Saturday night after he was ran over by a vehicle in Pittsfield Township.

According to authorities, it happened on Carpenter Road, between Packard Road and Center Valley Drive. Police said the victim was on a scooter when he was struck and ran over by a car leaving a business.

The area was closed to traffic for nearly two hours as police investigated.

Police said the man was rushed to a hospital, where he was treated for serious injuries, but he is expected to survive.


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