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Pickup driver sought in Lake Odessa hit-and-run

Pickup driver sought in Lake Odessa hit-and-run

Pickup driver sought in Lake Odessa hit-and-run

Ionia County sheriff's deputies responded to a call about a person lying in a road near Lake Odessa and learned the individual had been the victim of a hit-and-run accident.

Police were dispatched to the area of Jordan Lake and Bonanza roads around 9:20 p.m. Monday, May 6, according to a press release from the sheriff’s department.

The man said he had been riding a bicycle south on Jordan lake Road, when a pickup, traveling west on Bonanza Road, crossed the intersection in front of him, and the bicyclist could not avoid an impact with the truck. He was wearing a helmet and reflective riding gear.

The man was taken to Spectrum Butterworth with non-life-threatening injuries.

Although the exact make and model of the vehicle is unknown, it is said to be a dark color, about the size of a Ford F150 and may have damage on the front passenger door.

Anyone with further information regarding this crash may call Deputy Foster at the Ionia County Sheriff’s Office, 616-527-5737, extension 527.

Life EMS, the Lake Odessa Fire Department and Ionia County Central Dispatch assisted police at the scene.

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