Driver Sent to Hospital After Crash at Silver Lake Road and US 23

Fenton Police say driver suffered minor injuries in 3 p.m. collision.

Rescue crews transported one driver to the hospital after a car and truck had a front end collision at the U.S. 23 exit ramp and Silver Lake Road in Fenton around 3 p.m. Tuesday.

Fenton Police Chief Rick Aro said according to preliminary information, injuries were minor.

Fenton resident Franciska Richardson, who was parked nearby and witnessed the accident, said the truck driver ran a red light and struck the car that was making a left onto the US 23 ramp.

Traffic was slowed in the area as crews cleaned up the scene.

the and STAT EMS ambulances responded to the crash.

Alexis Leigh August 28, 2012 at 11:01 PM
I was stuck in traffic and was wondering what had happened. Glad to hear there were only minor injuries.
Lenny Haise August 29, 2012 at 03:51 AM
We all hope first responders have a slow holiday weekend.
uknowimright August 30, 2012 at 11:32 PM
Just about got rammed at this same intersection a year ago when some jerk ran the red light coming OFF the ramp from 23 and into incoming traffic. For some reason, the idiots coming off 23 think that they have the right of way even if they have a red light at Silver Lake. I just don't get it!


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