As reported earlier today on this website, two vehicles collided at the Hyde and Jefferson Roads intersection. Columbia Township Police Chief Jay Niles reports a 2021 Dodge Ram truck driven by 33-year old Nicholas C. Rowley of Jackson was stopped on east bound Jefferson Rd waiting to turn north onto Hyde Road. A 2016 Jeep Wrangler 4 door driven by 23-year old Adrianna J. Barron was traveling east on Jefferson nearing the Hyde Road intersection and failed to stop in time, striking the Dodge Ram.
Police also report the driver of the Dodge Ram was treated at the scene by Columbia Township Fire Department and Jackson Community Ambulance. He was transported to the Henry Ford Allegiance Hospital via ambulance for non-life threatening injuries. The driver of the Jeep Wrangler was cited for failing to maintain proper distance. Occupants of both vehicle were wearing their seat belts. The driver of the Jeep and her occupant, a five year old, were also protected by the air bag system. The 5 year old suffered minor injuries. The accident occurred just before 8 am today (Thurs 2/25).
Photos courtesy of Columbia Township Police