BYRON TOWNSHIP, MI – On Monday, October 17th, 2016, at approximately 5:40 a.m., Kent County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a personal injury accident on S. Division near Fontenelle St. in Byron Twp.
Dispatch reported a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.
The investigation revealed that a 1998 Honda Accord was traveling southbound on S. Division Ave. The driver, Hoa Nguyen 61-years-old, from Wyoming, hit a pedestrian crossing the street. The pedestrian, Terry Lenardson 67-years-old, from Gaines Twp., was wearing dark clothing and was not in a cross walk.
Lenardson suffered fatal injuries and Nguyen was not injured.
Alcohol and speed were not a factor.