GRASS LAKE TOWNSHIP, MI – On Monday, August 17th, 2015 at approximately 11:00 am, Deputies from the Jackson County Office of the Sheriff were dispatched to Sarossy Lake Road near East Michigan Avenue in Grass Lake Township for a Car vs. Bicycle traffic crash.
A 6-year-old boy from Lansing was traveling south on Sarossy Lake Road in the company of 3 other cyclists. A Honda CRV driven by a 59-year-old Grass Lake Township woman was also traveling south and struck the 6-year-old cyclist.
The boy was transported by Survival Flight to University of Michigan Hospital with serious injuries. The boy was wearing a helmet at the time of traffic crash. The driver of the Honda CRV was not injured.
The Sheriff’s Office is continuing its investigation into this incident.
For further information please contact Sheriff Steve Rand at 517-768-7921.