• State Rep. Posthumus pleads guilty to OWI, sentenced to jail

    2 monthes ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A West Michigan state representative will spend 15 days behind bars for drunkenly crashing his car.
    Rep. Bryan Posthumus, R-Cannon Township, pleaded guilty Friday to operating while intoxicated. He was sentenced to 15 days in jail, 15 days community service and 24 months of probation, according to court documents.
    The police report shows Posthumus rolled his 2007 Jeep Cherokee on McCabe Avenue near 4 Mile Road in Ada Township on Friday, April 30. He refused medical attention.
    Dashboard and body camera video from the Kent County Sheriff's Department shows Posthumus was...
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  • Bicyclist hit by car, killed in Grand Rapids

    Bicyclist hit by car, killed in Grand Rapids

    2 monthes ago - By Wood TV

    GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - A bicyclist was killed after being struck by a vehicle in Grand Rapids Thursday night.
    The Grand Rapids Police Department said officers were called around 11:15 p.m. for a report of a bicyclist who had been struck by a vehicle near the intersection of 11th Street NW and Fremont Avenue NW.
    The bicyclist, a 32-year-old Grand Rapids man, was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is not being released pending family notification, according to a GRPD news release.
    Police said the driver of the vehicle is cooperating with investigators.
    It's unknown what led to the crash...
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