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Authorities ID man killed in bike vs. car crash in Holland Twp.

After being hit by the first vehicle, the bicyclist was struck again by a second southbound vehicle.

HOLLAND, Michigan — A car versus bicycle crash in Holland Township earlier this week left one man dead. 

The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office said the incident happened at around 8:15 p.m. on Waverly Road north of East 8th Street.

According to a press release, 42-year-old Jeffrey Green, from Holland, was struck while riding his bike. Green was riding southbound on Waverly Road in the right traffic lane when he was hit from behind by a southbound vehicle. 

After being struck by the first vehicle, Green was hit again by a second southbound vehicle, the sheriff's office said. 

Green was taken to an area hospital by an ambulance where he was pronounced dead. 

The drivers of the other vehicles were uninjured. 

The sheriff's said Green was riding without a functioning light on the rear of his bike. Green was also not wearing a helmet. 

The crash remains under investigation.

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