18 people hurt after party bus crash in Grant Township

GRANT TOWNSHIP, MICH. - UPDATE Nov. 5 at 2:25 p.m. A private bus carrying about 30 people was traveling north on Peach Ridge Avenue when it failed to stop at a T-intersection on Saturday night, around 9:12 p.m. The bus went off the road on the north side of 22 Mile Road, hit a sign and went into the ditch. 

12 people were transported to Spectrum Butterworth hospital, and six occupants were transported to St. Mary's hospital. 

The 12 brought to Butterworth are in stable condition, and the six brought to St. Mary's were treated and released. The driver was not injured.

Police say alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in the crash. 

ORIGINAL STORY Nov. 5 at 3:20 a.m. About a dozen people were taken to the hospital Saturday, after the party bus they were riding in, crashed into a ditch.

According to the Newaygo County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened at around 9:15 p.m. near Peach Ridge and 22 Mile in Grant Township. That's right on the Kent - Newaygo County line.

Deputies say it appears the driver failed to stop at the intersection, loss control and crashed into a ditch.

12 -14 people were taken to the hospital with a range of injuries. They are either listed as stable or have been released from the hospital.

The crash is still under investigation. 

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