Potterville teenager on bike seriously hurt after being hit by car

Posted: 10:03 AM, Aug 24, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-24 18:18:05-04

A Potterville teenager is in the hospital after being hit by a vehicle in Benton Township.

The accident happened Tuesday afternoon at 3:50 p.m. near the intersection of Hartel Road and Kinsel Highway. The 17-year-old male on the bike, was rushed to a local hospital with serious injuries. The driver was not hurt.

The intersection of Hartel Road and Kinsel Highway was shut down for several hours Tuesday, but has since reopened. The crash is under investigation.